SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — Tribal leaders on the Cheyenne River Reservation are looking at ways to address a rise in crime.
The Tribal Chairman, law enforcement and the Bureau of Indian Affairs are holding a series of discussions.
A news release from the tribe says “violent crime has increased dramatically.”
A few ideas up for discussion include increasing the number of officers on patrol and a Federal Task Force to in addressing the backlog of complaints.
Over the weekend two people were killed in a shooting on the reservation.