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Attend Two Virtual Tribal Consultations on Missing or Murdered Indigenous People and Violent Crime


Tribal members and stakeholders are invited to attend two virtual Tribal consultations on addressing missing or murdered Indigenous people and violent crime in Native communities.

Virtual Tribal Consultation One

Executive Order on Improving Public Safety and Criminal Justice for Native Americans and Addressing the Crises of Missing and Murdered Indigenous People

The U.S. Departments of the Interior (DOI) and Justice (DOJ), in coordination with the Departments of Health and Human Services, Energy, and Homeland Security, are seeking Tribal and stakeholder input related to the policy directives outlined in Executive Order 14053-lmproving Public Safety and Criminal Justice for Native Americans and Addressing the Crisis of Missing or Murdered Indigenous People.

Please review the invitation letter for more information about how to participate.

The DOI and DOJ will conduct three joint webinar consultation sessions and will accept both oral and written comments. Times and registration for the consultation sessions can be found below.

  • March 9, 2022, at 12:00 p.m., pacific time
    Register
     
  • March 10, 2022, at 1:00 p.m., mountain time
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  • March 11, 2022, at 3:00 p.m., eastern time
    Register

View additional information about the consultation.

Virtual Tribal Consultation Two

Meeting the Public Safety and Criminal Justice Needs of Native Americans

On March 16 and 17, 2022, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) will also hold government-to-government consultations on DOJ's efforts to address the unacceptably high rate of violent crime in Native communities, including the rates of missing or murdered indigenous persons.

Please review the invitation letter for more information about how to participate.

The DOJ will conduct two webinar consultation sessions and will accept both oral and written comments. Times and registration for DOJ consultation sessions can be found below.

  • March 16, 2022, 3:00–4:30 p.m., eastern time
    Register
     
  • March 17, 2022, 3:00–4:30 p.m., eastern time
    Register

Please contact the DOJ Office of Tribal Justice by email at [email protected] if you have any questions.

Date Published: March 9, 2022