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U Drive U Text U Pay. Logo courtesy National Transportation Safety Board. Image/graphics by Wendy Osher.
U Drive U Text U Pay: Distracted Driving Enforcement, April 10-15
April 10th, 2014 · 7 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The Maui Police Department will be aggressively enforcing distracted driving violations as part of the national “U drive. U text. U pay.” campaign, which runs from today through April 15th.


Pictured left to right: Kye Haina, Maile Sur, Daisy Draper, Dr. Charles Soma, Jaylin Kekiwi, Destinee Murray. Photo Credit,  Nagamine Photo Studio, Inc.
Maui Students Win National Contest on Distracted Driving
April 7th, 2014 · 2 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The award comes as the nation observes distracted driving awareness month, and the Maui Police Department launches a five day campaign of increased enforcement planned to run from April 10-15, 2014.


Maui Police Department, file photo by Wendy Osher.
Maui Police Undergo Process for Re-Accreditation
April 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

The Maui Police Department first achieved accreditation status 18 years ago on August 3, 1996. It undergoes the process of re-accreditation every three years to maintain its standing.


U Drive U Text U Pay. Logo courtesy National Transportation Safety Board. Image/graphics by Wendy Osher.
Maui Police to Enforce Distracted Driving Laws in April
March 27th, 2014 · 15 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The Maui Police Department will be aggressively enforcing distracted driving violations as part of the national “U drive. U text. U pay.” campaign, which runs from April 10 to 15, 2014, department officials announced.


Maui police meeting. Photos/graphics by Wendy Osher.
Maui Police Town Hall Meetings Planned
March 7th, 2014 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

The Maui Police Department announced a schedule of upcoming Town Hall Meetings in rural locations within Maui County.


Kīhei Police Station. Photo by Wendy Osher.
PHOTOS: New Two-Level Police Station Opens in Kīhei
December 5th, 2013 · 24 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

A blessing was held on Thursday morning for the new Kīhei Police Station, which houses a detective bureau, a criminal investigation division, a training division, uniform services and executive offices.


MPD 75th Recruit Class Graduation. Recruit Jonathan Honda receives the prestigious Oustanding Recruit Award, presented by Maui Police Chief Gary Yabuta. Photo by Wendy Osher.
VIDEO: 14 Join MPD in 75th Recruit Graduation
March 23rd, 2012 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Featured, Maui News
 

The department’s Outstanding Recruit Award went to Jonathan Honda for presenting the most consistent achievement in the areas of training, leadership, judgement, attitude and service to others.


Maui Police Chief Gary Yabuta, photo by Wendy Osher.
Maui Police Chief Yabuta Gets Positive Evaluation
March 15th, 2012 · 6 Comments · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

Of special note was Chief Yabuta’s oversight of the new Kihei police station process, and a robust recruiting and training program.


Maui Police Chief Gary Yabuta fields questions from Lahaina residents at a Town Hall meeting initiated last year. Photo by Wendy Osher.
2012 Maui Police Town Hall Meeting Schedule
December 28th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Comments Via Facebook (0) · Maui News
 

The New Year brings a new series of Town Hall meetings for the Maui County Police Department in January and February 2012.


Maui Police Chief Gary Yabuta (in the red tie) is flanked by fellow officers at the CALEA conference in Cincinnati. Photo courtesy of the MPD.
Maui Police Passes Review for Professional Standards
August 15th, 2011 · Comments Off · Maui News
 

The Maui Police Department says it has been re-accredited for the fifth time by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies.


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