Officer Bill Sapolu

Officer Bill Sapolu

Honolulu Police Department, Hawaii

End of Watch Tuesday, August 8, 2023

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Bill Sapolu

Officer Bill Sapolu succumbed to injuries sustained in a motorcycle crash on Farrington Highway, east of Fort Barrette Road in Kapolei, on July 11th, 2023.

He was responding to backup another officer on a weapons violation call at about 9:00 pm when his motorcycle struck a concrete median. He was thrown from the motorcycle and sustained serious injuries. He remained in critical condition until his organs could be donated.

Officer Sapolu was a U.S. Army National Guard veteran and had served with the Honolulu Police Department for 21 years. He is survived by his wife and children.


  • Age Not available
  • Tour 21 years
  • Badge 2229
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Motorcycle crash
  • Incident Date Tuesday, July 11, 2023

emergency response, weapons violation


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