Round the clock security ends at HOPE Services campus in Kona

  • Jan Guard security personnel Gabriel Loseo mans the entrance to The Friendly Place and Hale Kikaha on Thursday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)
  • Clients leave The Friendly Place/Hale Kikaha on Thursday. (Laura Ruminski/West Hawaii Today)

KAILUA-KONA — A watchful eye can see a long way toward a safer community, but there are fewer of them now at the HOPE Services campus where many of Kona’s homeless come to congregate.