Hawaii County Police Department names new assistant chief

Major Paul Kealoha
Major Paul Kealoha

BIG ISLAND (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Hawaii County Police Department has named a new assistant chief.

Major Paul Kealoha will replace assistant chief Henry Tavares to head operations in west Hawaii.

Tavares will transfer to operations in east Hawaii.

Kealoha has served as a major in charge of administrative services for the last two years.

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