12 Vehicle Thefts on Maui Feb. 12 to 18, 2012

February 24, 2012, 8:33 AM HST · Updated February 24, 8:47 AM

By Wendy Osher

There were a total of 12 vehicle thefts on Maui in the seven day period between February 12 and 18, 2012.

The incidents were spread throughout different districts including four incidents in Kahului, two in Kihei, and two in Wailuku.  A variety of vehicles were stolen, including three Honda Accords, and two Toyota Hilux sedans.

Five of the vehicles have since been recovered.


A complete run-down of incidents is listed below:


  • Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 6:13 p.m.:  Kaa Street at Palapala Drive.  1991 White Toyota Tacoma.  Lic#: LBC937, VIN#: JT4RN81A0M0073681.  RECOVERED.
  • Wednesday, February 15, 2012, 6 p.m.:  South Kamehameha Avenue / South Papa Avenue intersection.  1989 Gray Toyota Hilux.  Lic#: MPW451, VIN#: JT4RN13PXK6003608
  • Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 7:09 a.m.:  Molokai Hema Street.  1987 White/Black Toyotoa Hilux.  Lic#: MPV223, VIN#: JT5RN75T3H0015264.  RECOVERED.
  • Thursday, February 16, 2012, 5 p.m.:  Kea Street.  1992 White Honda Accord.  Lic#: LBX790, VIN#: 1HGCB7656NA110752


  • Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 10 p.m.:  South Kihei road at Paradise Gardens apartments.  2011 Black/Silver King Ring moped.  VIN#: LJ5LT8030B1080100
  • Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 11 p.m.:  Kupuna Street.  Pink/White Dayang moped.


  • Thursday, February 16, 2012, 9:37 a.m.:  Honoapiilani Highway near mile marker 30.  2011 Green Subaru Impreza.  Lic#: LBS271, VIN#: JF1GE6A65BH508867


  • Tuesday, February 14, 2012, 6:55 p.m.:  Makawao Avenue, at the Sea Glass Shop.  1994 Blue Honda Accord.  VIN#: 1HGCD7235RA004121.  RECOVERED.


  • Friday, February 17, 2012, 5:30 p.m.:  Hana Highway at the Paia Bay Park.  1996 Green Nissan Pathfinder.  Lic#: GJV963, VIN#:  JN8AR05S3TW000875


  • Friday, February 17, 2012, 11 a.m.:  Makiki Street.  1992 Honda Accord.  Lic#: PPJ607, VIN#: JHMCB7648NC02715.  RECOVERED.


  • Wednesday, February 15, 2012, 11 a.m.:  Lower Main Street.  2012 White Honda CBR 1000 motorcycle.  VIN#: JH2SC5949CK400660. RECOVERED.
  • Thursday, February 16, 2012, 1:29 p.m.:  Lower Main Street at Hale Makua.  Lic#: MLT376, VIN#: 1GCEK19V24E118953

*** The information is provided as a service to the public, as a way to heighten community awareness of police response in respective communities.



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