Ka‘u patrol officer recognized for saving woman’s life

  • photo courtesy Hawaii Police Department Ka’u Patrol Officer Xylon Takata, left, holds the Haweo Award with Sgt. Duffy Duldulao, the supervisor who nominated him for the award presented by the Hawaii County Council.

Just seven months after graduating from the Hawaii Police Department’s 93rd recruit class, Ka‘u Patrol Officer Xylon Takata saved the life of an Ocean View woman.