Analyze this: Hawai‘i’s criminal justice system

HONOLULU — Crimes, arrests and felony dispositions are on the decline in Hawai‘i, yet the number of people incarcerated has remained stable.

Why?

Three reasons: The pre-trial population has more than doubled, a bottlenecked system is increasing parole denials and parole violators are being held longer and without supervision.

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• Honolulu Civil Beat is an online news source serving Hawai‘i. Read more at www.CivilBeat.com.

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