By Wendy Osher
There were a total of 9 vehicle thefts on Maui in the seven day period between January 1 and 7, 2012.
There were three incidents in Kihei; two in Kahului; and one incident each in Haiku, Napili, Pukalani and Wailea.
Three of the stolen vehicles have since been recovered.
The types of vehicles taken include: Honda Accord and Motorbike; Chevy Malibu and Trail Blazer; Nissan Van; Mazda Pickup; Ningbo Moped; Isuzu Rodeo; and Jeep Wrangler.
A complete run-down of incidents is listed below
- Friday, 1/6/12, 6 p.m.: Kaupakalua Road. 2010 Red Honda Motorbike with a Blue Fox sticker on the front fender.
- Monday, 1/2/12, 12 a.m.: West Papa Avenue. 1993 Gray Nissan Van. RECOVERED.
- Monday, 1/2/12, 10:40 p.m.: Hina Avenue. 1989 Black Mazda pickup. MTV384.
- Sunday, 1/1/12, 11:40 a.m.: South Kihei Road. 2011 Silver Chevy Malibu. LBR031.
- Tuesday, 1/3/12, 7:30 p.m.: South Kihei Road at the Rainbow Mall. Green Ningbo Phon GTZ moped. License #: M63503. VIN #: L4YTAAB529B000176.
- Friday, 1/6/12, 10 p.m.: 2004 Maroon Isuzu Rodeo. LBU557.
- Monday, 1/2/12, 7:30 p.m.: Lower Honoapiilani Highway at Kahana Sunset. 2010 Blue Jeep Wrangler. RECOVERED.
- Sunday, 1/1/12, 3:40 a.m.: Kumano Drive. 2005 Green Chevy Trail Blazer. RECOVERED.
- Tuesday, 1/3/12, 12:54 a.m.: Wailea Alanui Drive at the Marriott Wailea. 1996 Green Honda Accord. License #: GGA306.
*** The information is provided as a service to the public, as a way to heighten community awareness of police response in respective communities.