HONOLULU (KHON) – The “Safe and Sound” program, which covers Diamond Head to the Ala Wai boat harbor, was created in October to help make Waikiki a safer and more appealing area for locals and visitors.

But with recent high-profile crimes in the area, including a deadly stabbing and a police barricade, some wonder if the program is working.

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Honolulu’s Prosecuting Attorney Steve Alm joins the KHON News at 7 to discuss his office’s efforts to keep repeat offenders off the streets.