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Dakota Access Pipeline

article Law enforcement arrests nine for trespassing (2/22/2017)
(North Dakota) -- Nine pipeline protesters were arrested for trespassing by 5 p.m. Wednesday, following state evacuation orders of the Oceti Sakowin camp. The pipeline...
article Officers surround main Standing Rock camp, preparing for evacuations tomorrow (2/21/2017)
(North Dakota) -- They have the camps surrounded – dozens of North Dakota police and now a small army of National Park Service rangers who are counting down the...
article Police Are Making It Impossible To Use Drones To Document Protests (1/27/2017)
(North Dakota) -- Last November, an aerial drone flown by a member of the resistance camp opposing the Dakota Access Pipeline captured dramatic footage of riot police...
article Standing Rock protests taking a toll on state, police resources (1/27/2017)
(North Dakota) -- While protesters at Standing Rock gear up for another possible round, police hope for a quick end. The months-long ordeal has taken a big toll on the...
article Cass County sheriff says protests haunted him (1/16/2017)
(North Dakota) -- Paul Laney's phone rang on a Saturday while he was relaxing as he watched televised coverage of the summer Olympics. Little did the Cass County...
article Bill Would Make It Legal to Run Over Protesters ‘Unintentionally’ (1/15/2017)
(North Dakota) -- North Dakota lawmakers recently introduced a bill that’d legalize running over protesters, as long as it’s an accident. Safe to say, it won...
article Police across the country looked at Standing Rock as a sort of law enforcement laboratory (1/12/2017)
(Wyoming) -- One of the tactics used by North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple to try and quell the #NoDAPL protests at Standing Rock was the Emergency Management...
article Infographic: The Dakota Access Pipeline protests, by the numbers (1/11/2017)
(North Dakota) -- Law enforcement officials who have patrolled protests at the Dakota Access Pipeline’s planned crossing of the Missouri River in Morton County...
article Dakota Access protest policing costs exceed $22M (1/10/2017)
(North Dakota) -- The cost of policing the Dakota Access pipeline protests in North Dakota has surpassed $22 million -- an amount that would fund the state Treasury...
article Senator Hoeven Asking for More Help for Officers at DAPL Site (1/9/2017)
(Washington D.C.) -- Senator Hoeven is encouraging the new director of the Bureau of Indian Affairs to provide more officers to help local authorities clear out the...
article SWAT team called to Dakota Access Pipeline protests, 5 arrested for trespassing (12/28/2016)
(North Dakota) -- SWAT team was called out to the Dakota Access Pipeline protests for the first time in weeks. The Morton County Sheriff's Office says protesters...
article Police barricades still stand between DAPL protesters and emergency services (12/23/2016)
(North Dakota) -- On December 4th, the US Army ruled that the Dakota Access Pipeline, planned to run underneath the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe’s water source, would...
12 Total Articles on this Issue

Navajo Nation

article Women officers big part of Shiprock district (2/21/2017)
(New Mexico) -- After preparing her vehicle, Navajo Nation police Sgt. Shirley Sanisya was ready to patrol the parking lots, streets and neighborhoods of this town....
article Wanted: More female officers on Navajo (2/19/2017)
(Arizona) -- Navajo Nation Police Chief Phillip Francisco wants to encourage more women to join the police department. He said his department employs 48 women and 183...
article FBI: Man dead, no officers hurt in tribal police shooting (2/11/2017)
(New Mexico) -- The FBI says one man is dead and no officers were injured in a shooting involving tribal police on the Navajo Nation in northwestern New Mexico.
article Navajo Nation Vice President Nez Promotes Collaboration at 2017 Navajo Nation Public Safety Summit (2/1/2017)
(Arizona) -- Navajo Nation Vice President Jonathan Nez provided opening remarks at the 2017 Navajo Nation Public Safety Summit, which was held at Twin Arrows Navajo...
4 Total Articles on this Issue

Public Law 280

article County-tribal law enforcement agreement could see changes (2/21/2017)
(Montana) -- A Polson lawmaker is advancing a bill in the Montana Legislature that would obligate the state to cover law enforcement costs for counties prosecuting...
article 'Clean up' bill eliminates fund for reservation law enforcement (1/30/2017)
(Nebraska) -- A proposed bill would eliminate state aid for Native American reservation law enforcement -- that is, if the state were providing aid in the first place....
article Tribes discuss proposed law enforcement change (1/26/2017)
(Montana) -- Lake County’s recent push to withdraw from an agreement to prosecute felony crimes involving tribal members on the Flathead Indian Reservation drew...
article Lake Co. votes to end federal agreement with tribe (1/11/2017)
(Montana) -- A small Montana county hit hard by the loss of $2 million in property tax is firing back. Lake County commissioners voted Wednesday to withdraw their intent...
article Lake County votes its intent to withdraw from federal law in hopes it doesn't have to (1/11/2017)
(Montana) -- Lake County’s commissioners on Wednesday voted unanimously for a resolution of intent to withdraw from federal Public Law 280, which allows for the...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

Pokagon Band

article Dr. Phil confession leads to guilty plea for trashing Michigan hotel (2/18/2017)
(Michigan) -- A man who trashed a hotel room in southwest Michigan last summer, then talked about it on the Dr. Phil show, pleaded guilty Friday to a federal charge of...
1 Article on this Issue

Mashpee Wampanoag

article Taunton police, fire say unified 911 call center at least year away (2/16/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- Police and fire officials told the City Council on Tuesday night that they're working toward the goal of establishing a unified, police and fire...
1 Article on this Issue

Connecticut Gaming

article Bill would enable municipal, tribal police to assist each other (2/14/2017)
(Connecticut) -- Municipalities would be able to enter into mutual-aid agreements with the Mashantucket Pequot and Mohegan tribal police departments under a bill...
1 Article on this Issue

Philippines Gaming

article Dela Rosa declares war on illegal gambling (2/12/2017)
(Philippines) -- The Philippine National Police’s anti-drug campaign “Oplan Double Barrel Alpha” is taking a backseat as the police shift their focus...
article Rody to fire officials who coddle gambling lords (2/12/2017)
(Philippines) -- President Duterte would not hesitate to dismiss or order the filing of cases against officials who protect gambling lords or use his anti-illegal...
article Philippines Government Directing Police to Rid Country of Illegal Gambling (2/5/2017)
(Philippines) -- The Philippines government has been going back and forth on gambling ever since President Rodrigo Duterte took the country’s highest office last...
article DOJ to lead task force vs illegal online gaming, STL anomalies (1/14/2017)
(Philippines) -- The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Sunday said it will lead the task force that would crack down on illegal online gaming casinos and will also go after...
article OP/ED | Allan: The city officials that support gambling (1/8/2017)
(Philippines) -- IN 2009, the city council passed resolution number 121 enjoining the Honorable Mayor Reinaldo A. Bautista Jr to consider denying business permit...
5 Total Articles on this Issue

New York Gaming

article Private security, police, fire join forces for casino safety (2/6/2017)
(New York) -- Police are beefing up patrols and ramping up traffic enforcement around Rivers Casino and Resort at Mohawk Harbor in anticipation of crowds expected to...
article Schenectady police, casino personnel prepare to address traffic, safety concerns (2/6/2017)
(New York) -- Schenectady police and casino personnel are gearing up for what is expected to be a hectic few days at the new Rivers Casino and Resort.
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Caesars

article Police seek identity of Horseshoe Casino shooter (2/4/2017)
(Maryland) -- Baltimore Police have just released surveillance video from the shooting that injured two in the Horseshoe Casino garage.
1 Article on this Issue

Land Issues

article Tribe Uneasy About Border Surveillance Plans on Their Land (1/27/2017)
(Arizona) -- Tensions are high on the Tohono O’odham Nation, where Border Patrol has proposed high-tech surveillance towers as part of a sophisticated “...
1 Article on this Issue

Sands Corp.

article Las Vegas Sands paying $7M to settle corrupt practices probe (1/22/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- Billionaire Sheldon Adelson's casino company is paying almost $7 million to U.S. authorities to end a more than five-year corrupt practices...
1 Article on this Issue

Atlantic City Gaming

article Borgata “Chipgate” Perpetrator Still in Prison Despite Reports of Release (1/21/2017)
(New Jersey) -- Others in the poker media have been reporting that the perpetrator of the Borgata “Chipgate” scandal from 2014, Christian Lusardi, has been...
1 Article on this Issue

Gambling Expansion

article Vietnam to Allow Some Citizens to Gamble During Three-Year Trial (1/21/2017)
(Vietnam) -- Vietnam’s government will allow some citizens to gamble at select casinos during a three-year trial period, according to a new decree. The law, which...
article Vietnamese casino gamblers face wage test: report (1/15/2017)
(Vietnam) -- If Vietnamese are to be allowed to gamble in some of the country’s casinos they will need to earn the equivalent of at least US$440 per month, be aged...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Leonard Peltier

article Peltier clemency denied: 40 years later, what does AIM mean to Native American activism? (1/21/2017)
(South Dakota) -- Barack Obama spent his presidency’s final days on a spree of prison commutations, with the last round announced on Thursday. One name was...
1 Article on this Issue

Louisiana Gaming

article Police video leads to SPD firing, officer appeals (1/21/2017)
(Louisiana) -- A Shreveport police corporal is appealing his firing over a controversial 2016 arrest. Kendrick Veals was terminated by Shreveport Police Chief Alan Crump...
1 Article on this Issue

Nebraska Gaming

article Zeilinger Keno accused of concealing $1.28M in illegal bets (1/21/2017)
(Nebraska) -- A southeast Nebraska keno operator is now accused of concealing $1.28 million in illegal bets and committing more than 260 violations of state regulations...
1 Article on this Issue

Crown Ltd

article Crown staff facing another year in Chinese jail (1/15/2017)
(China) -- Hopes of a speedy trial for the 17 Crown Resorts staff who are being detained in China, including head of Crown's international VIP program Jason O'...
1 Article on this Issue

Public Smoking

article Public hearing slated for proposed amendments to indoor air ordinance (1/15/2017)
(New Jersey) -- A public hearing has been scheduled concerning proposed amendments to Mercer County’s Clean Indoor Air Ordinance that would prohibit smoking in...
1 Article on this Issue

Fantasy Sports

article Once A Daily Fantasy Sports Opponent, New York AG Schneiderman Defends Law In New Filing (1/14/2017)
(New York) -- New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman defended the legality of a new daily fantasy sports law in a filing this week in a case in front of the County...
1 Article on this Issue

Japan Gaming

article Clash between Japan, U.S. casino moguls throws spotlight on gray zones in FBI bribe probe (1/14/2017)
(USA) -- In April 2015, a sworn statement submitted in a Nevada lawsuit between rival casino moguls Steve Wynn and Japan’s Kazuo Okada contained an unusual...
1 Article on this Issue

Miccosukee Tribe

article Murder case at Miccosukee casino a test for tribal police, state prosecutors (1/14/2017)
(Florida) -- From suicides to overdoses to accidental drownings, the Miccosukee Police Department has investigated more than two dozen deaths over the decades. But the...
1 Article on this Issue

Pechanga Casino

article Temecula Votes to Add 11 Police Officers to City's Force (1/12/2017)
(California) -- Tuesday evening, the Temecula City Council voted unanimously to increase the number of sworn police officers for the City of Temecula by a total of 11...
1 Article on this Issue

Hopi Tribe

article Hopi Tribe Wants BIA Action on Jail (1/9/2017)
(Arizona) -- The Hopi Tribe is asking the Bureau of Indian Affairs to take immediate action on the need for a modular detention center on the reservation. The closure of...
1 Article on this Issue

Video Gaming

article Quebec to start removing video lottery terminals (1/7/2017)
(Quebec) -- Quebec will start removing video lottery terminals (VLT’s), from bars as part of a plan to reorganize their distribution and curtail the number of...
1 Article on this Issue

Pennsylvania Gaming

article DA: Sands Bethlehem on its own if it won't pay $10 million host fee (12/27/2016)
(Pennsylvania) -- Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli threatened to cut some of his office's support to the Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem if it...
article Pennsylvania DA: Sands Bethlehem on its own if it won’t pay host fee (12/27/2016)
(Pennsylvania) -- Casino operator Las Vegas Sands has been warned that it can’t ignore its Pennsylvania tax obligations and expect state law enforcement officials...
2 Total Articles on this Issue

Other News

article Lawsuits, border closures possible over protest bill (2/22/2017)
(South Dakota) -- Tribal leaders on Wednesday said they would look to sue the state and close down reservation borders and highways in South Dakota if lawmakers approved...
article Senate panel passes protest bill over tribes' objections (2/22/2017)
(South Dakota) -- Gov. Dennis Daugaard's bill to make it clear that the governor's emergency response powers apply to potentially destructive protests passed its...
article Bill in Congress to align Meskwaki law jurisdiction (2/22/2017)
(Iowa) -- Iowa Senators Chuck Grassley and Joni Ernst reintroduced legislation to grant the Sac and Fox - Meskwaki Settlement power to enforce laws for certain crimes...
article Saskatchewan police provide ideas to help Aboriginal relations in Thunder Bay (2/21/2017)
(Thunder Bay) -- A visit to Prince Albert, Saskatoon and Regina could prove beneficial to Thunder Bay Police in its attempt to better relationships with the local First...
article Four Louisiana State Police officials under investigation for Las Vegas 'side trip,' overtime (2/19/2017)
(Las Vegas) -- A group of Louisiana State Police officials, including the head of the agency's Internal Affairs Division, were paid thousands of dollars in overtime...
article Records: 70 gambling machines seized, two arrested in Alamo raid (2/18/2017)
(Texas) -- Deputies raided a gambling establishment that resulted in the seizure of 70 illegal gambling machines and two arrests in rural Alamo, according to a criminal...
article RCMP watchdog's probe into review of northern B.C. policing thwarted by poor record keeping (2/17/2017)
(British Columbia) -- The RCMP's federal watchdog has found that nearly half of the missing persons reports in northern British Columbia fail to show that Mounties...
article Watchdog outlines concerns with B.C. RCMP’s missing persons, use of force procedures (2/16/2017)
(British Columbia) -- The RCMP's civilian watchdog has found significant problems in how police in northern B.C. go about their duties, including poor documentation...
article Grant to help Missoula sheriff understand Native American issues (2/13/2017)
(Montana) -- The Missoula County Sheriff’s Office will use a $50,000 grant to better understand why Native Americans are arrested at a much higher rate and develop...
article Quezon police raids net 24 gamblers, 2 drug suspects (2/11/2017)
(Philippines) -- Police in Quezon province arrested two drug suspects and 24 alleged illegal gamblers in a “one-time-big-time” operation on Saturday,...
article CCP orders removal of casino ads near heritage structures (2/11/2017)
(India) -- Responding to criticism from civil society , the Corporation of the City of Panaji has ordered the removal of casino advertisements from signboards near...
article Woman working at casino reports theft after 1 month (2/11/2017)
(India) -- "My coffee was spiked with sleeping pills," said Tereza in her complaint.The police said that she did not give any explanation as to why she had not...
article Agra Police conducts raid to locate lottery frauds (2/5/2017)
(India) -- Days after the social media scam had surfaced in Noida in Uttar Pradesh, another similar scam has surfaced in Agra where a woman from Indore has lodged an FIR...
article Fitchburg social clubs cited for alleged gambling (2/4/2017)
(Massachusetts) -- Two local private social clubs have hearings scheduled with the state Alcohol Beverages Control Commission in Boston after being cited for violations...
article VIDEO: The crime police say they’ll be watching for outside new casino (1/31/2017)
(New York) -- Between the brand new casino, and the apartments, restaurants and condos going up right next door, there will be a whole lot to see next Wednesday at...
article Queens Vice Cops Bust Illegal Elmhurst Casino (1/31/2017)
(New York) -- The cops entered one gambling den at Broadway Fashion Optical on Broadway near Dongan Avenue in Elmhurst at about 11 p.m. on January 25, and a second...
article Police watchdog seeks ideas to improve relations between Thunder Bay police, Indigenous people (1/31/2017)
(Ontario) -- Ontario's police watchdog remains open to public input for his wide-ranging review of the Thunder Bay police, despite Tuesday's deadline for written...
article [Anti Money Laundering Council] chief quits post (1/31/2017)
(Philippines) -- Anti-Money Laundering Council (AMLC) Secretariat Executive Director Julia Bacay-Abad has given up her post, citing the need for new leadership. In a...
article Anti-gambling groups call for investigation on illegal gambling (1/31/2017)
(Guam) -- They've done it before, and now anti–gambling group Lina La Sin Casino is calling on the Attorney General of Guam to once again investigate illegal...
article Illegal casino busted in trans-Yamuna (1/31/2017)
(India) -- Cracking down against illegal gambling dens and casinos operating in trans-Yamuna area, local police with the help of two undercover constables arrested a...

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