KPD Officer Arrested Saturday

LIHU`E, KAUA`I (Ben Caxton) — A Kaua`i Police Department officer was arrested Saturday night for abuse of a household member while off duty. Officers responded to a report of an incident that occurred at a Kapa`a residence shortly before 10:00 PM which left a 28-year-old woman with non-life threatening injuries. A preliminary investigation resulted in the arrest of 29-year-old Royce Ka`auwai Jr. Police arrested Ka`auwai without incident, and he was released after posting bail in the amount of $1,000. Ka`auwai has been with the Kaua`i Police Department for approximately two years, as an officer in the Patrol Services Bureau. He is currently on administrative leave with pay.

Be the first to comment on "KPD Officer Arrested Saturday"

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.


*