Aloha from Hawaii News Now! Here are some of the stories we're working on for this Friday on Hawaii News Now at 5 and 5:30.
MALL COPS ACCUSED OF BEATING MAN
Security guards at the Ala Moana Shopping Center are being accused of roughing up a man on mall property. Tonight at 5:30, more details on this developing story. And we'll show you exclusive cell phone video taken as the incident unfolded.
NEW CITY BUSES OUT OF COMMISSION AMID ADA CONCERNS
They were expensive and now they're out of commission. Two dozen of the City's new buses are being refitted to meet the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Jim Mendoza takes a closer look at the situation, tonight at 5.
HAWAII #1 IN SEX OFFENDER TREATMENT ~ SPECIAL REPORT TONIGHT
Tonight at 5:30, a Special Report from Ramsay Wharton as she looks deeper into Hawaii's treatment -- and potential rehabilitation -- of sex offenders in our prisons. How is the state addressing the growing population of sex offenders and preparing them for life in our community? She also shares with us a warning from an expert to those of you who enjoy Internet pornography.
PORTUGUESE SAUSAGE MAKERS ON "DO MY JOB"
It's Friday! And that means Steph and I are doing other people's jobs on Hawaii News Now at 5. Tonight, we visit the Pacific Sausage Company in Kalihi and make Portuguese sausages. Not exactly sure what the job title would be, but we do it all in this one -- from grinding the meat, to rinsing the tasty links, to slapping on the labels -- all in a days work making sausages.
I hope you'll join Stephanie Lum and me for these stories and more on Hawaii News Now at 5 and 5:30. See you then!