The Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma have been awarded over $1 million “to improve public safety, serve victims of crime, combat violence against women and support youth activities”. Eight tribes shared more than $8.5 million that was awarded to Oklahoma Indians by the U.S. Department of Justice. It was part of $273.4 million awarded nationwide to American Indians and Alaska Native communities. “Violent crime and domestic abuse in American Indian and Alaska Native communities remain at unacceptably high levels, and they demand a response that is both clear and comprehensive,” Attorney General William P. Barr was quoted as saying in a…

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