Maui Community Correctional Center Understaffed Hawaii Jail Recruits Guards From Other Islands By Associated Press • Jun 12, 2019 Shutterstock KAHULUI — Hawaii's corrections department has begun recruiting guards from other islands to counter a staffing deficit at a Maui jail, officials said. Hawaiʻi Jail Operating With Less Than Half The Normal Staff By Associated Press • May 20, 2019 pixabay/Creative Commons WAILUKU — A Hawaiʻi jail where a riot broke out in March is operating with less than half the normal number of corrections officers, officials said. Hawaii Lawmakers Thwarted In Effort To Find Out About Prison Riot, DPS Shootings By Ku`uwehi Hiraishi • Apr 10, 2019 Ku'uwehi Hiraishi Hawaii lawmakers tried Tuesday to get more information about the recent Maui prison riot and two fatal shootings involving the state Department of Public Safety. Maui Jail Staff Members Describe Actions, Fear During Riot By Associated Press • Apr 3, 2019 pixabay/Creative Commons WAILUKU — A March 11 riot at a Maui jail left staff "scared for our lives," according to a letter signed by the jail's staff. MCCC Inmates Identified In Riot Transferred to Hālawa By Ku'uwehi Hiraishi • Mar 14, 2019 Bolkins/iStock State corrections officials transported 21 pre-trial detainees to Hālawa Correctional Facility today who were identified as participants in Monday's riot at a Maui jail. Probe Of Maui Jail Disturbance Begins In Latest DPS Episode By HPR Staff • Mar 12, 2019 Bolkins/iStock Internal and criminal investigations are underway following an disturbance at the Maui Community Correctional Center yesterday that left several staff members with minor injuries.