Oct 5, 2013

Spike in Hawaii Drownings Prompts Call for Safety Measures

As the drowning death toll continues to climb at tourist spots like Kauai, a woman who lost her fiancé at sea is now advocating that the beautiful but deadly location be barricaded off.

  • May 16, 2013

    Addressing Hawaii's Dangerous Destinations

    Just several months into the year and one Hawaiian island is on pace to have a record number of drownings. The Investigative Unit uncovers how local leaders are dealing with the spike and asks: Should...
  • May 16, 2013

    Dangerous Hawaii Destinations Revealed

    Drownings are the leading cause of death for visitors to Hawaii, but one island is seeing a spike in the number of tragedies. One legislator wants to hold guidebook authors responsible for leading tou...
  • May 16, 2013

    Addressing Dangerous Destinations in Hawaii

    Just several months into the year and one Hawaiian island is on pace to have a record number of drownings. The Investigative Unit uncovers how local leaders are dealing with the spike and asks: Should...
  • May 15, 2013

    Hawaii's Dangerous Destinations Revealed

    Drownings are the leading cause of death for visitors to Hawaii, but one island is seeing a spike in the number of tragedies. Recently, three Bay Area tourists died there in separate incidents

  • May 14, 2013

    Hawaii's Dangerous Destinations: Revealed

    Drownings are the leading cause of death for visitors to Hawaii, but one island is seeing a spike in the number of tragedies. Recently, three Bay Area tourists died there in separate incidents. Read More...
  • May 14, 2013

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  • May 13, 2013

    Search and Rescue Statistics

    The Investigative Unit has discovered the Kauai Fire Department has sent rescue crews to more locations last year than it has in previous years, and more resources are being utilized despite an annual increase in tourism of only five percent. Most emergency medical calls are for search of person on land, surf rescue, and search for person in water....
  • May 13, 2013

    INFOGRAPHICS: Search and Rescue Statistics

    The Investigative Unit has discovered the Kauai Fire Dept. has sent rescue crews to more locations last year than it has in recent years, and more resources are being utilized despite an annual 5 percent increase in tourism on the island. Read More...
  • May 13, 2013

    INTERACTIVE MAP: Kauai Drownings (1970 – 2012)

    Drownings are on the rise in Kauai. There has been 11 drownings in 2013 alone and the problem is prompting lawmakers to ask airlines to show videos on flights to educate tourists about ocean safety. The tragedies hit home recently when three Bay Area residents drowned in separate incidents while exploring dangerous and unchartered areas of the isla...
  • May 11, 2013

    BLOG: Into the Belly of the Dragon

    In this blog post, Hal Walker describes the traumatic experience of being swept out to sea by a sudden and unexpected wall of water while standing on a lava bridge in Hawaii. His friend, who was also taken by the wave, did not survive. Read More

  • May 6, 2013

    PUMA Great White Shark Spotted Off Marathon by Diving Charter Boat

    The shark circled the charter boat for about an hour on Sunday afternoon.

  • Jun 12, 2012

    RAW VIDEO: Watch Crew Attempt to Reel in Great White Shark

    The big daddy of the nighttime soaps returns to reclaim the oily landscape it helped create.

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