Maui County Police Department - Maui Moloka'i Lana'i Kaho'olawe

  • Agency: Maui County Police Department - Maui Moloka'i Lana'i Kaho'olawe
  • Address: 55 Mahalani Street, Wailuku, 96793 HI
  • Chief:
Phone: (808) 244-6400
Fax: (808) 244-5576

Maui County Police Department - Maui Moloka'i Lana'i Kaho'olawe is located at 55 Mahalani Street, Wailuku, 96793 HI. The Maui County Police Department - Maui Moloka'i Lana'i Kaho'olawe phone number is (808) 244-6400.

Maui County Police Department - Maui Moloka'i Lana'i Kaho'olawe News

Have a Happy and Safe Halloween from MPD

HALLOWEEN ON FRONT STREET A reminder that there will be road closures along Front Street during the event. Front Street will be closed between Prison Street and Baker Street starting at 3:30 p.m. Any cars remaining will be towed. All intersecting streets between Front Street and Wainee Street will also be closed. Road closures will re-open by midnight. Motorists should anticipate slow-moving traffic around Lahaina town and be aware of an increase in pedestrian traffic. Please be patient and drive safely.

ROAD CLOSURE Waikoloa and Ulaino in Hana town is closed to traffic due to flooding over the roadway. Motorists should avoid the area until the flooding subsides.

ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE @3:55 a.m. Roadway is open. Kaahumanu Avenue between Lono Avenue and Kane Street is closed to east-bound traffic due to a motor vehicle accident. Motorists should use an alternate route while police investigate. Unknown when the road will reopen.

GO PINK! CAMPAIGN Congratulations to the Hana High School Girls Volleyball team for qualifying for this year's state tournament. The team wore Maui Police Department Go Pink! shirts as a show of community support for the campaign. All proceeds from the Go Pink! campaign go to the Pacific Cancer Foundation to be used for research and services. Go Pink! shirts are for sale at all Maui County Police Stations during the month of October, which has been designated Cancer Awareness Month. Thank you girls for your support!

ROAD CLOSURE West Wakea Avenue at Niihau Street is partially closed to east-bound traffic due to a water main break, West-bound traffic remains open, Motorists should expect slow moving traffic or use an alternate route until repairs are done,

ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE @4:55 a,m, Roadway is open, Honoapiiilani Highway at mile marker 7 in Maalaea is closed to traffic in both directions due to a brush fire, Emergency crews are on scene, Motorists should not drive in that direction until further notice,

WHITE HOUSE STATE LEADERSHIP DAY Washingon D.C.- On Tuesday, October 23, 2018, Chief Tivoli Faaumu was part of the Hawaii contingent invited to attend the White House State Leadership Day event for the states of Hawaii, California and Alaska. Joining Chief Faaumu were Maui County Council Member Elle Cochran and Hawaii State Representative Bob McDermott. Topics discused included Federal and local policies regarding the economy and immigration. https://www.kitv.com/story/39347589/elected-officials-from-hawaii-california-and-alaska-gathered-at-the-white-house-for-a-state-leadership-day-event

ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE: Roadway is open. Honoapiilani Highway at mile-marker 14 in Ukumehame is closed to traffic in both directions due to a motor vehicle accident. Emergency crews are on scene. Motorists should expect prolonged delays as police investigate.

PHONE SCAM The Maui Police Department is warning the public about a recent phone scam. A resident in Lahaina reported receiving a phone call from an unknown male selling Google play cards. While the resident was on the phone they received another call from a female threatening to call the police if they didn't comply. The caller i.d. showed the number (808)661-4441, which is the direct number to the Lahaina Police Station. This number is spoofed as any outgoing calls from the Lahaina Police Station will NOT show up as (808)661-4441. That number is reserved for outside callers trying to call in. Please do not answer any calls coming from that number. Thank you.

ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE: One northbound lane closed as traffic is being routed down Lipoa. Piilani Highway southbound lanes are temporarily closed at Lipoa Avenue in Kihei due to a motor vehicle collision. Motorists should use an alternate route while police investigate.

UNCLAIMED REMAINS The Maui Police Department currently has five unclaimed bodies at the forensic facility. Officials are requesting assistance in contacting family members of the deceased. John Fischer Date of Death: 08/12/17 Ht: 5'7" Wt: 108 lbs. Hair/Eyes: Gray/Pale-colored Marks: Tattoos of peacock on chest, tribal tatoo on rt. shoulder John Doe Date of Death: 09/13/17 Ht: 5'10" Wt: 135 lbs. Hair/Eyes: Shaved/Cloudy (decomposed) Marks: None Timothy Tyler a.k.a. John Doe Date of Death: 03/18/18 Ht: 5'8" Wt: 135 lbs. Hair/Eyes: Reddish-brown/Indeterminate (decomposed) Marks: Tattoos Egyptian symbols and skulls on rt. arm, face of bearded man on lt. arm, face of demon on rt. chest, Grim Reaper and "Wrath" on abdomen, mushroom on rt. lower leg, skull with flames on lt. lower leg Frank Mosley Date of Death: 03/29/18 Ht: 5'10" Wt: 125 lbs. Hair/Eyes: White/Brown Marks: None Jennifer Stenbeck Date of Death: 09/14/16 Ht: 5'6" Wt: 120 lbs. Hair/Eyes: Reddish-brown-blonde/Blue-gray Marks: Tattoos Asian-style lettering on upper back, heart with "Mark" and "Noah" on rt. arm, "I Love You Mark" on lt. hip, lady sitting on crescent moon on lt. lower leg, peace sign on rt. ankle If the bodies go unclaimed in a reasonable amount of time, they will be cremated. If you have any information, please call (808)463-3833. Thank you.

ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE @6:34 p.m. Roadway is opened. Please drive with patience as traffic will be slow-moving. Thank you. Mokulele Highway at the animal shelter is closed to all Kahului-bound traffic due to a motor vehicle crash while police investigate. Motorists should use an alternate route until further notice.

ROAD CLOSURES FOR THE FAIR PARADE TODAY A reminder that west-bound traffic on Kaahumanu Avenue will be closed at the intersections with Wakea Avenue/UHMC, Wahinepio/Papa Avenue and Kanaloa Avenue/Mahalani Street starting at 3:30 p.m. until the end of the parade. East-bound traffic will remain open during the parade. Please plan accordingly. Thank you.

NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH Lahaina, Maui- On Saturday, September 29. 2018, officers from the Maui Police Department joined other community members in the annual "Walk a Mile in Her Shoes" event that took place at the Lahaina Cannery Mall. This event kicked-off October's National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Officers took a pledge to help stop domestic violence and walked a mile while wearing fashionable women's high heeled shoes. During the month of October, there will be several events throughout the county in an effort to bring awareness about domestic violence in our communities.

ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE@09:55 a.m. Roadway is opened. Hana Highway at mile-marker 23 is closed in both directions due to a tree across both lanes. State Highway crews are responding. They estimate the road to be closed for at least two hours while they work to remove the tree. Motorists should plan accordingly.

MAUI POLICE DEPARTMENT GRADUATES NEWEST RECRUIT CLASS Kahului, Maui- On Friday, September 28, 2018, a commencement was held at the Maui Beach Hotel’s Elleair Ballroom for the graduates of the Maui Police Department’s 87th Recruit Class. The five graduating members of the class were sworn in as police officers and took their oath of office. The graduates were: Randen Abafo, Iokepa Albino-Shamblin, Codie Chong, Lean Jeffrey Gumboc and Mitchell Navarro. Lean Jeffrey Gumboc was selected as the Outstanding Recruit. Recruits successfully completed eight months of intense classroom and functional skills training to include Criminal Law, Report Writing, Firearms Training, Physical Training and Emergency Vehicle Operations. Congratulations to the our newest police officers and their families!

ROADWAY FLOODING UPDATE @6:48 p.m. Roadway is completely open. Drivers continue to use due care as traffic is slowly flowing. Thank you. UPDATE @2 p.m. There is one portion in Olowalu (near the paintball field) of the roadway where the flooding continues to be a problem. Police continue to contra-flow the traffic. State Highway crews continue to assess the situation. Unknown how long the roadway will be affected. Drivers please continue to be patient. Honoapiilani Highway in Lahaina is being contra-flowed between Olowalu and the intersection with Kai Hele Ku due to flooding over the roadway. Traffic is slow-moving as a result. Please drive safely and patiently as State Highways is working to help alleviate the problem. If you do not have to drive to Lahaina, please stay of the roadway until it opens up again. Do not call Police Dispatch or 911 for traffic updates. Thank you for your assistance.

PHONE SERVICE INTERRUPTION IN HANA UPDATE @12:52 p.m. Per Hawaiian Telcom, the issue has been resolved and normal phone service has returned. Thank you for your cooperation. Per Hawaiian Telcom, customers with landline service are only able to call within Hana. They are not able to receive or make calls outside of Hana, including 911. Anyone needing police assistance is asked to call (808)248-8311. Cell phone service is not affected as this is a Hawaiian Telcom issue. Technicians are on scene trying to restore service. Unknown how much longer service will be affected.

ROAD CLOSURE Tree and downed power lines across both lanes near 719 Olinda Road in Makawao. MECO on scene. Unknown how long it will take to clear the roadway. Motorists should use an alternate route.

MISSING PERSON UPDATE 09/21/18: Stephen Kramar has been located. The family has been notifed. Thank you for all your assistance. The Maui Police Department is asking for assistance in locating Stephen Kramar, who was reported missing on September 17, 2018. Kramar was last seen on September 17, 2018 leaving the Wavecrest Resort in Kaunakakai, Molokai. Kramar was returning from a hike later in the day but never made it back. Stephen Kramar is described as a 27 year old male, about 6' tall, 160 lbs. with brown hair and blue eyes. Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Stephen Kramar is asked to call police at (808)244-6400 or 911 in an emergency.

ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE @4:10 p.m. Roadway is open. Kahului- Dairy Road is closed to traffic from Airport Access Road to Hukilike Street due to a motor vehicle crash. Emergency crews are on scene. Unknown how long until the road reopens as police are investigating. Motorists should use an alternate route.

****ROAD CLOSURE UPDATE 09/14/18 at 2:45 p.m.**** The roadway is now open. ****ROAD CLOSURE 09/14/18 at 12:52 p.m.**** Wailuku Patrol Officers have closed Kekaulike Avenue between Pulehuiki Road and Kulalani Drives to investigate a motor vehicle collision. Please use alternate routes.

With the increase in the number of people and businesses who fall victim to mail, phone and on-line fraud, our investigators invite all of you to a presentation on how to avoid these pitfalls. The presentation will show you how to recognize phone scams, e-mail phishing and fraudulent claims sent through the U.S. Mail. This presentation is open to everyone on Maui. Business owners are encouraged to send their employees to these events as even businesses have fallen victim to these types of offenses.

****TRAFFIC ALERT UPDATE 09/13/18 AT 3:27 P.M.**** All traffic signals are now working. ****TRAFFIC ALERT 09/13/18 AT 12:57 P.M**** Traffic signals between the Airport Access Road in Kahului and A'apueo Parkway in Pukalani are not operating. Please approach each intersection with caution and treat each intersection as a four-way stop or to heed the direction of Traffic Control Officers.