Law Enforcement Officer Independent Review Board

The Law Enforcement Officer Independent Review Board was created in 2017 and is codified at Hawaii Revised Statutes § 28-151 et. seq. The Board is responsible for reviewing criminal investigations of incidents of officer-involved deaths conducted by law enforcement agencies. The Board evaluates the fairness of investigations and determines whether criminal prosecution or further investigation is warranted. Board Members serve without compensation.

Board Member Appointment
Barbara Takase Attorney General
John Tam Attorney General
Katy Chen Attorney General
Lance Goto Attorney General
Landon Murata Attorney General
Barbara Richardson Governor
Bettina Ackermann, M.D. Governor
Gary Yabuta Governor

Notice and Agenda

Minutes

Board Packet

Recommendation

LEOIRB Draft Guidelines

LEOIRB Approved Guidelines

Hawaii Revised Statutes §28-151, §28-152, §28-153

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The Board may be contacted at [email protected]