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Former HPD Officer & Hilo Resident Surrender to Police

May 16, 2019, 9:21 AM HST
* Updated May 16, 11:22 AM
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(L–R) Brian Miller and Ivar Kaluhikaua. PC: HPD

Two more individuals were arrested on Wednesday, May 15, 2019, in connection to Grand Jury Indictments which occurred on Monday, May 13, 2019.

On Wednesday, May 15, at 9:44 a.m., 67-year-old Chadwick Fukui of Hilo, a former police officer with the Hawai‘i Police Department, turned himself in at the Hilo Police Station for a Warrant of Arrest following his Grand Jury Indictment on Monday, May 13.

At 4:50 a.m., 55-year-old Brian Miller of Hilo, a former police officer with the Hawai‘i Police Department, turned himself in at the Hilo Police Station for a Warrant of Arrest.

Miller was charged with:

THEFT 4th DEGREE
OBSTRUCTING GOVERNMENT OPERATIONS
4 COUNTS OF TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE
THEFT 2nd DEGREE
PROMOTING DANGEROUS DRUG 1st DEGREE
2 COUNTS OF HINDERING PROSECUTION 2nd DEGREE

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After being processed, Miller was released after posting $10,000 bail.

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At 5:45 p.m., 43-year-old Ivar Kaluhikaua of Hilo also turned himself in at the Hilo Police Station for a Warrant of Arrest.

He was charged with:

HINDERING PROSECUTION bail $500
HINDERING PROSECUTION bail $500
TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE bail $500
TAMPERING WITH PHYSICAL EVIDENCE bail $500

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After being processed, he was released after posting $2,000 bail.

This information was provided by the authorities. An indictment is a formal accusation initiating a criminal case, presented by a grand jury and usually required for felonies and other serious crimes. All suspects are presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

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