HPD: 312 Citations Made in Past Week on Daniel K. Inouye Highway

Hawai`i Police Department officials assigned to be in place for the TMT protestor blockade and encampment on Mauna Kea access road continue the stepped-up traffic enforcement efforts on Daniel K. Inouye Highway.

Authorities say the continuing efforts of police during the new weeklong period covering last Thursday to date have resulted in the issuance of an additional 312 traffic citations and two suspects arrested for 11 offenses.

The 312 citations were categorized as follows:

  • Speeding (162)
  • Excessive Speeding (3)
  • Seatbelt (24)
  • Child Restraint (2)
  • Cellular Phone/Electronic device (0)
  • Tint (6)
  • No Driver’s License (7)
  • No Insurance (8)
  • Unsafe vehicle (7)
  • Other moving violation (6)
  • No License plate (9)
  • Regulatory (77)
  • Parking (1)

The 11 arrested offenses were categorized as follows:

  • Contempt/Failure to appear warrant (1)
  • Revocation of Probation warrants (2)
  • Resisting Order to Stop Motor Vehicle (1)
  • Reckless Driving (1)
  • Excessive Speed (2)
  • No Driver’s License (1)
  • No Insurance (1)
  • Promoting a Dangerous Drug (1)
  • Drug Paraphernalia (1)

The combined total of the 13-week long Daniel K. Inouye Highway enhanced traffic enforcement efforts by Hawaiʻi Police Department stands at 6585 citations issued and 62 persons arrested for 121 offenses.