HPD's chief says the US Senate's failure to pass better gun control laws is a disgrace.
It's part of a joint statement from Police Chief Louis Kealoha and other chiefs of police from across the US.
They're criticizing last week's senate vote which blocked a proposal to expand background checks for gun sales.
In the letter, the Chiefs of Police say the US Senate showed an unprecedented lack of courage defying the will of the American people.
But they say they will continue their struggle for laws that protect the public from gun violence.
About 40 students got sick and 25 of them, along with two adults, were taken to the hospital. Officials are now taking a look at what they ate for lunch.
It may be the season of giving, but unlike years past, the giving spirit is in short supply this year. The Salvation Army says donations at its Red Kettles are down by nearly one-third and it's not alone.
An 18-year-old man was arrested in connection with the death of an elderly man in Chinatown.