Chaplaincy Corps

Chaplaincy Corps

The Kauai Police Department is excited to announce the members of its new Chaplaincy Corps. Some of the responsibilities of the Chaplains Corps include but are not limited to the following:

  1. Serve the officers, employees, and families of the department.
  2. Provide spiritual support and encouragement.
  3. Becoming familiar with the problems and challenges facing on duty field officers by participating in the “Ride Along Program”.
  4. Becoming familiar with and develop rapport with departmental employees in order to be able to identify personal problems and offer timely counsel.
  5. Assist officers at critical incidents involving death or serious injuries when requested.
  6. Serve the community in crisis situations.

The chaplains can be contacted directly via the following listings below:

Chaplain Gregg Poole
‘Ohana Christian Fellowship
4867 Olohena Road, Kapa‘a
245-8123 office
378-4804 cell

Chaplain Kevin Cram
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
Kapa‘a Building across from Pono Kai
635-6422 cell

Chaplain Eric W. Lucy
Wai‘oli Hui‘ia Church
5 Kuhio Hwy, Hanalei

Chaplain Jade T. Battad
Halawai Haipule – Christian

Kaua‘i Police Department Chaplaincy Corps

photo of 2015 Chaplains

Some of KPD's past and current chaplains as they appear from left to right: Thomas Contrades, Alpha Goto, Steve Franks and Kevin Cram.