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Authorities capture murder suspect who escaped CRIT custody (03/12)
A homicide suspect who escaped from a detention facility operated by the Colorado River Indian Tribes has been recaptured.

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Reward posted for murder suspect who escaped from CRIT jail (03/11)
The Colorado River Indian Tribes are offering a $11,000 reward for information about a homicide suspect who escaped a detention facility.

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Nisqually Tribe hosts ceremony at $20M public safety complex (02/21)
The Nisqually Tribe of Washington hosted a dedication ceremony for a $20 million public safety complex.

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Family sues BIA for death at Lower Brule Sioux detention facility (11/06)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs is being sued for a death at a detention facility on the Lower Brule Sioux Reservation in South Dakota.

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Prisoners escaped from BIA detention facility in South Dakota (07/11)
Four prisoners escaped from a Bureau of Indian Affairs detention facility in South Dakota.

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Editorial: Protecting all prison inmates from sexual assault (05/27)
The New York Times on a report Department of Justice report which found that a Bureau of Indian Affairs detention facility on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota had...

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BIA detention facility had highest sexual misconduct rate (05/17)
A Bureau of Indian Affairs detention facility on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota had the highest rate of staff sexual misconduct than any other in the U.S., according...

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Eastern Cherokees approve $26M for jail and justice center (05/08)
The Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians will be spending $26 million on a jail and justice center. The original cost of the jail was $20 million. But the tribe added...

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Navajo Nation lacks adequate funding for new detention facility (04/08)
The Navajo Nation boasts the largest detention facility in Indian Country but lacks funding to staff it. The facility in Tuba City, Arizona, can house more than 130 inmates. The...

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Tribes cut back on law enforcement under budget sequester (03/18)
Tribes are being forced to cut back on law enforcement and justice programs due the sequester of the federal budget. Automatic, across-the-board cuts went into effect on March 1. The...

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