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WINDOW ROCK More then 1,300 calls were made to Navajo Nation Police asking for assistance during the 71st annual Navajo

A 19-year-old Gallup youth, Julian Willie, died Sunday when he reportedly hung himself in the McKinley County Adult Detention Center.

A Sawmill, Arizona, man was found dead Wednesday in a pickup truck parked in front of the Gallup convenience store.

A vehicle pulled for allegedly speeding on Navajo Route 15 in Indian Wells, Arizona, got more than a speeding ticket on Aug. 18.

A verbal argument turned physical early Saturday morning ending with Gallup police arresting the girlfriend of a Gallup police officer for aiming his service rifle at him and holding him on a bed.

Church Rock man sentenced to 18 years for sexual abuse

A Navajo Nation Police officer with the Crownpoint District, Michael Peshlakai, was arrested for allegedly disturbing the peace.

Randy Payton, 35, of Church Rock, New Mexico, pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter in federal district court here on Tuesday.

The Window Rock Police District, along with the FBI, are investigating a shooting that left one man dead early Monday morning.

The Navajo Nation Police is reporting several incidents that have occurred around the Navajo Nation.