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CIPD Officer arrested

CIPD Officer arrested

Cherokee Indian Police Department (CIPD) Sergeant John Phillip Taylor Jr. was arrested on Friday, Jan. 7 at approximately 3:30 p.m. and charged with the following:

Cherokee seeing COVID surge

Cherokee seeing COVID surge

Like communities across the country, Cherokee has been seeing a large surge of COVID-19 cases.  And like in other places, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians’ community has been affected by closures, delays in openings, and other COVID-19 protective measures. 

CIPD apprehends escapee

CIPD apprehends escapee

During the late night hours of Monday, Dec. 27, Cherokee Indian Police Department (CIPD) Community Action Team members and Patrol officers successfully apprehended a male subject who had previously escaped custody after having been detained with trafficking amounts of heroin.

First Native American director of NPS sworn in

First Native American director of NPS sworn in

Charles F. “Chuck” Sams III was ceremonially sworn in as Director of the National Park Service (NPS) by Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland on Thursday, Dec. 16. Sams is the first tribal citizen to lead the agency, which has been without a Senate confirmed leader for nearly five years.  

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