Offices and Contact
KPD’s Hanalei District substation is located at 5-4290 Kuhio Highway, at the
corner of Hanalei Plantation Road, just north of the Princeville Shopping
The Hanalei District Commander is Lieutenant Scott Kaui. He can be reached at
(808) 246-8104 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
When fully staffed, the Hanalei District is composed of the following:
- One (1) Lieutenant (also referred to as a District Commander)
- Three (3) Sergeants
- Twenty-one (21) Police Officers
- One (1) Senior Clerk
These police officers are responsible for staffing three KPD "beats" between
Kapaa and Kee Beach, with 24-hour coverage, 7 days a week.
Area of Oversight
The Hanalei District provides police services from Kee Beach at the northern
most end of Kauai, to Olohena Road in Kapaa, on the east side of Kauai. This
area encompasses the communities of Haena, Wainiha, Hanalei, Princeville,
Kilauea, Anahola, Kealia, and Kapaa, as well as other small neighborhoods and
businesses in between. The District is also the home of Kapaa High School, three
elementary schools, one middle school, and smaller private schools.
Some of Hanalei District's popular destinations for visitors, and locals
alike, include the Na Pali Coast; Kalalau Trail; the Wet and Dry caves; the
picturesque Hanalei Bay and Hanalei Valley; the historic Kilauea Lighthouse and
Nature Preserve; and numerous, secluded, white sand beaches.
The Hanalei District is committed to working with the community, serving and
protecting residents and visitors. Hanalei District personnel strive to adhere
to the three principles outlined in the department's mission statement,
"Respect, Integrity, and Professionalism"; and are committed to building a
strong and positive relationship with the community.