US Attorney http://wyomingpublicradio.net en New report details federal prosecutions of violent crime in Indian Country http://wyomingpublicradio.net/post/new-report-details-federal-prosecutions-violent-crime-indian-country <p>The Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010 requires record-keeping of federal agencies’ activities with violent crime occurring in Indian Land. In compliance with the law, the Department of Justice has released a report detailing investigations and prosecutions of violent crimes in tribal communities for 2011 and 2012.</p><p>The report says federal efforts to prioritize criminal investigations and prosecutions in Indian Country have led to a 54% increase in that caseload.</p> Fri, 31 May 2013 21:48:05 +0000 Irina Zhorov 41611 at http://wyomingpublicradio.net New report details federal prosecutions of violent crime in Indian Country