Woodson endorsed by police union

State Rep. Justin Woodson has received the endorsement of the State of Hawaii Organization of Police Officers.

“Thank you for your dedication and support of police officers throughout the State of Hawaii,” said Maui Chapter Chairman Barry Aoki.

Woodson, who represents the 9th House District that includes Kahului, Puunene, Maui Lani and Old Sand Hills, is facing former Maui Mayor James “Kimo” Apana in the Democratic primary Saturday.