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Comanche Nation wonders why county won't take casino crime (04/14)
The head of law enforcement for the Comanche Nation says local authorities are refusing to prosecute casino crime cases.

Tonto Apache Tribe helps make drug bust in parking lot at casino (04/09)
The Tonto Apache Tribe of Arizona helped make a major drug bust in the parking lot of its casino.

Man pleads guilty for robbery in Osage Nation casino parking lot (04/03)
A 19-year-old Oklahoma man pleaded guilty for an armed robbery in the parking lot of a casino owned by the Osage Nation.

Column: Connecticut tribes leave casino doors open to criminals (03/26)
Columnist says Connecticut State Troopers have completely withdrawn from the casinos operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe.

Yakama Nation evacuated casino in response to bomb threat (03/19)
The Yakama Nation of Washington reopened its casino on Tuesday after investigating and resolving a bomb threat.

Navajo Nation enters agreement for law enforcement at casino (02/21)
The Navajo Nation has signed a law enforcement agreement affecting its Class III facility in Arizona.

Tribes in Connecticut taking over law enforcement at casinos (02/13)
Tribes in Connecticut are set to take over law enforcement duties at their gaming facilities.

City police await share of funds for Graton Rancheria casino (11/26)
The city of Petaluma, California, is waiting on law enforcement funds from the Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria.

MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians won't face charges for casino (11/25)
Leaders of the MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians won't face charges for a gaming facility that was shut down by Mobile County, Alabama.

Forest County Potawatomi Tribe works on casino policing deal (09/13)
The Forest County Potawatomi Tribe is close to deal for policing services at its off-reservation casino in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

Column: Tribal policing at casinos a bad idea in Connecticut (05/15)
Columnist doesn't think the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe should take on more law enforcement responsibilities at their casinos: From the beginning, I've thought Gov. Dannel Malloy's plan to allow tribal police to take over much of...

Connecticut tribes looking to increase police services at casinos (03/04)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are supporting a bill that would allow them to increase law enforcement services at their casinos. The Class III gaming compact requires tribes to pay the state for troopers at the...

Column: State bows to tribes on law enforcement at casinos (02/27)
"It's a puzzle to me why Gov. Malloy would be so insistent about withdrawing a sizeable portion of the Connecticut State Police presence at the state's two Indian casinos when the tribes are clearly responsible for continuing to pay for...

Nottawaseppi Huron Band cuts casino police service contract (02/06)
The Nottawaseppi Huron Band of the Potawatomi in Michigan has ended a police services agreement at its casino. The tribe agreed to pay Emmett Township for law enforcement services at the FireKeepers Casino. But now that the tribe has started...

State troopers maintain patrols at Mashantucket Tribe casino (01/17)
Connecticut State Police troopers won't reduce patrols at the casino owned by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation for now. The troopers were due to cut back service on Friday and Saturday nights because the tribe was adding more officers. But...

Connecticut tribes to increase police presence at their casinos (01/09)
The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe are set to increase police presence at their casinos. The tribes have been beefing up their police departments in recent months. Tribal officers will take on greater roles because Connecticut State...

Gun Lake Tribe works to expand law enforcement beyond casino (09/06)
The Match-e-be-nash-she-wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians of Michigan, also known as the Gun Lake Tribe, is expanding its police department. The tribe has three officers on duty. They mainly provide service to the Gun Lake Casino but they are also...

Sheriff asks Arizona tribes for gaming revenues to buy equipment (07/03)
Arizona is known for controversial sheriff Joe Arpaio but there's another law enforcement official in town who's drawing scrutiny. The Arizona Republic said Pinal County Sheriff Paul Babeu asked the Tohono O'odham Nation and the Gila River Indian Community for...

Column: Doubts about policing of non-Indians at tribal casinos (06/08)
"It is pretty clear that police officers employed by American Indian tribes do not have criminal jurisdiction over non-Indians, according to a 1978 decision by the U.S. Supreme Court known as Oliphant v. Suquamish Indian Tribe. Some subsequent rulings have...

Mohegan Tribe ready to provide more policing service at casino (06/04)
The Mohegan Tribe of Connecticut said it's ready to provide more law enforcement services at its casino. Under the Class III gaming compact, the state assigns officers to patrol Mohegan Sun. The tribe is negotiating an amendment that would reduce...

St. Regis Mohawk Tribe takes over law enforcement at casino (01/20)
The St. Regis Mohawk Tribe of New York will boost its law enforcement presence at the Akwesasne Mohawk Casino. The tribe reached an agreement to reduce the state police detail from 17 officers to five. The deal allows the tribe...

Editorial: A win-win for law enforcement at tribal casinos (10/26)
"With relative ease, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy's administration has reached an agreement with the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribes that will give them more control over public safety and regulation at their southeastern Connecticut casinos and put more state police...

Connecticut tribes providing more gaming law enforcement (10/25)
Connecticut's two federally recognized tribes are taking on a greater law enforcement role at their casinos. Under the Class III gaming compact, the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation and the Mohegan Tribe share law enforcement duties with the state. The tribes...

Connecticut tribes paying millions to state for police at casinos (09/19)
Connecticut's two federally recognized tribes are in talks with the state about the cost of law enforcement services at their casinos. As part of the tribal-state compact, the tribes reimburse the state for law enforcement. The Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation...

Menominee Nation reviews off-reservation gaming agreement (09/14)
The Menominee Nation of Wisconsin is going over an off-reservation gaming agreement in light of a recent decision from the Obama administration. The tribe signed an intergovernmental agreement with the city of Kenosha and Kenosha County. It addresses taxation, municipal...

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