The Trump administration plans to spend more money on the crisis of missing and murdered Native Americans amid complaints that it isn't doing enough to address what is widely considered an epidemic.
President Trump authorized creation of an eight-member panel to coordinate the federal response to the problem of murdered and missing indigenous women.
He didn't offend anyone. He didn't brag about himself. He didn't lash out at his opponents. He was just the president, among a group of tribal leaders.
This is the story of the first Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act prosecution in Ohio.
Two citizens of the Yakama Nation have been charged in connection with deadly shootings on the reservation in Washington state.
Anndine Jones, 4, was last seen on March 14 on the Utah portion of the Navajo Nation.
An Indian Health Service pediatrician abused young patients on two reservations for years without being held accountable.
Tribal, federal and state officials are testifying about public safety and drug enforcement at a field hearing in North Dakota.
The FBI is working with tribes to identify and repatriate the remains of about 500 ancestors that were found at a farm in Indiana.
A non-Indian man has been charged in connection with an apparent road rage incident at Ohkay Owingeh in northern New Mexico.
Federal law enforcement officials have admitted a 'problem' exists in Indian Country -- too many people go missing and are murdered every year.
Hate crimes against Native Americans increased a whopping 63 percent after Donald Trump took office.
The Florida man accused of sending more than a dozen pipe bombs to prominent Democrats is not connected to the Seminole Tribe.
The U.S. Supreme Court is back in session as Indian Country awaits the fate of controversial nominee Brett Kavanaugh.
With his Indian law record in doubt, President Trump's nominee to the Supreme Court is confronting a sexual assault allegation.
'She was destined to accomplish so much,' the sister of young victim Katherine Irene Tortice said.
In Arizona, as in much of the United States, the groups most targeted for hate crimes are African-Americans, Muslims, homosexual men and Jews.
The Department of Justice isn't doing enough to improve public safety in Indian Country, seven years after the passage of the Tribal Law and Order Act.
Thanks to bipartisan support from lawmakers, bills to improve public safety in Indian Country are advancing in Congress despite limited commitments from the Trump administration.
Robert Garrett Stewart, Jr., a citizen of the Crow Tribe, went missing in October 2013. His family thinks about him every day.
Federal authorities have opened a 'civil rights investigation' into the death of a woman at a White supremacist rally as President Donald Trump continues to face questions about his handling of the incident.
According to the Government Accountability Office, federal agencies are failing to collect data on Native trafficking victims.
A family from the Crow Tribe is closer to securing some justice for the loss of their loved one in Montana.
The new leader of the Department of the Interior will be talking about Indian Country's budget cuts but not many will be paying attention.
If confirmed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Christopher A. Wray would run an agency that investigates crime in Indian Country.
There is nothing heroic about James Comey, Blackfeet Nation citizen Gyasi Ross writes on Indian Country Media Network.
Partisan outrage over the sudden firing of the nation's top law enforcement official is affecting Indian Country's agenda on Capitol Hill.
James Comey visited several reservations during his tenure and linked high rates of violent crime to complex jurisdictional issues in Indian Country.
Of the four federal agencies that investigate or prosecute human trafficking, three aren't required to confirm whether a victim is Native American.
The remains appear to be those of Michael Plainbull, a young citizen of the Crow Tribe who went missing in December 2013.
The remains were found near Ganado, on the Arizona portion of the reservation.
Leonard Peltier, 72, is serving two life sentences after being convicted for the murders of two FBI agents.
Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama) was forced to admit that he opposed landmark provisions of the Violence Against Women Act.
American University initially took no position on the 9-foot-tall wooden statue but changed course after hearing from an FBI-affiliated group.
Kyle Thompson, a military veteran from North Dakota, confirmed he was working for the Dakota Access Pipeline.
Chunta Suta Win 'Annie' Colhoff-Poor Bear and Vincent Von Brewer III were killed in separate incidents that some have linked to drug trafficking.
Te'Ca Clifford had just turned 13 years old on June 22.
The charges stem from a period of political upheaval within the Nebraska-based tribe.
A tribal member cold face federal charges in connection with the death of a 28-year-old man on the Texas reservation.
Tevin Tyon, 21; Juan LaMont, 24; and Tyrell Wilson, 23, died after their car fell down a ravine, federal and tribal authorities said.
As the First Peoples of Turtle Island, we live with daily reminders of the centuries of efforts to terminate our nations, eliminate our cultures, and destroy our relatives and families.
Roylynn Rides Horse, 28, suffered third-degree burns over 45 percent of her body and is being treated in Utah.
Calvert Woody, a member of the Navajo Nation, tried to suppress incriminating statements he gave in his criminal sexual abuse case.
East LeRoy Robert Lee, 19, was a member of the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe who was murdered on October 20, 2015.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Bureau of Indian Affairs aren't saying much about the brutal attack.
Chairman Mark Fox of the Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nation said drugs and crime are rampant on his reservation.
FBI Director James Comey admitted last October that he hadn't visited a tribe in the Great Plains since taking office in September 2013.
Federal authorities accused the defendants of cheating a tribal corporation and investors of more than $60 million.
Surveillance footage shows two people who stole medications that could be dangerous and even deadly if consumed.
Tribal, local and federal authorities were investigating the disappearance of Kenzley Ava-Lee Olson when she was found dead in Poplar, Montana.
Tribal leaders and federal officials will discuss substance abuse and methamphetamine issues in Indian Country.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the U.S. Attorney’s Office have reportedly conducted interviews on the reservation.
The Office of the Inspector General at the Department of Justice is looking into the fatal shooting of the spokesperson of the armed takeover of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon.
When the family of Loren 'Low' Two Eagle asked for help in solving the death of their relative, not a single person from federal, state, or tribal law enforcement contacted the family in response to the article published in the Native Sun News.
The 41-day occupation of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon cost taxpayers at least $3.3 million.
The trenches were large and at least one of them was found to contain human feces, according to a document filed in federal court.
Authorities will be looking for damage to sacred sites and thousands of artifacts at the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge in Oregon.
Cliven Bundy is being held in the same jail as his two sons and is facing charges in connection with a standoff at his ranch in Nevada in 2014.
The FBI continues to negotiate with the holdouts in hopes of resolving the takeover of the ancestral reservation of the Burns Paiute Tribe.