Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-10-11 14:40:21 –
Lihue, Kauai (KHON2) — Rebecca Like has been appointed as a prosecution agent for the Kauai County (COK) Public Prosecutor’s Office (OPA).
“I’m honored to take up the post of acting prosecutor after Justin Coller’s retirement,” said Mr. Like. “I promise to serve the people of Kauai County and Hawaii with integrity and humility. It has been an honor and an opportunity to continue serving the Government for the past 12 years. “
According to COK, she was the second deputy prosecutor for nine years and, as she has been with the public prosecutor’s office since 2010, she is an OPA in addition to handling cases in district attorneys, family courts and circuit courts.
Other changes to the office include Jennifer Win being appointed Deputy Prosecutor 1 and Leon Davenport III as Deputy Deputy Prosecutor II. Winn has been working at OPA for 14 years and Davenport has been working at OPA since September 2015.
COK said the leadership change came into effect on Friday, October 1, following the recent retirement of former prosecutor Justin Coller.
“We hope Justin will do his best in his future efforts and thank him for his nine years of steady guidance and leadership,” said Like.
Get news on the go KHON 2GO, KHON morning podcast, 8am every morning
For more information, call OPA at extension (808) 241-1888. 1.1.
County of Kaua’i named its new Acting Prosecuting Attorney Source link County of Kaua’i named its new Acting Prosecuting Attorney