"From a personal perspective ... he's more than just my chief," Sgt. Tenari Maafala, president of Hawaii's police union, told the panel about Kealoha. "He's a brother in blue."
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During the public portion, police union President Sgt. Tenari Maafala told commissioners he hates to see Kealoha leave.
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