Cochise County Sheriff's Office/Mesa Police Department via AP

Authorities in Arizona say they have arrested a former Border Patrol agent suspected in a string of rapes going back decades.


Navajo Nation Police Department

A bill is being introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives this week that would expand tribal jurisdiction over non-Native Americans on reservations. The effort is aimed at protecting children and responding police officers in domestic violence situations. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

The Yavapai County Sheriff’s Department is searching for a suspect in the attempted kidnapping of an 8-year-old girl Tuesday afternoon.

Coconino County Sheriff's Office

An Oregon man has been arrested for starting a small wildfire last Friday in a forested area near Blue Ridge.

Jim Watson/Pool via AP, File

The U.S. Interior Department has formed a special unit to focus on missing and murdered American Indians and Alaska Natives. For decades many such cases have gone unsolved. KNAU’s Ryan Heinsius reports.