Subscribe to our newsletter

Shiprock needs San Juan County Sheriff Deputies

Oct 4 | Commentary With Shiprock Fair approaching how will Navajo Cops crack down on DUI’s… If you ever visit the Navajo Nation in Shiprock, New Mexico you will find kind, culturally woven people, and a historic volcanic rock that towers over the small dusty town. But lately, it seems the Navajo Police are stretched and has a lack of qualified More...

by Editor | Published 5 days ago
By Editor On Sunday, August 19th, 2012

Man was shot in the face at the Cardinals vs Raiders preseason opener

Aug 21 | The Navajo Post PHOENIX -A man was shot in the face at the Cardinals vs Raiders preseason open in a parking lot near University of Phoenix Stadium on Friday. The shot out occurred after the Arizona Cardinals More...

By Sam Tsosie Reporter/Photo Journalist On Thursday, August 9th, 2012

Fort Defiance Water Management Bureau building vandalized, trucks burned.

Several vehicles from the Water Management Branch were destroyed during an act vandalism early Thursday morning. (Photo courtesy of the WMB) Fort Defiance, AZ – Early Thursday morning the Water Management More...

By Editor On Saturday, July 21st, 2012
1 Comment

MEXICAN DRUG BUST: Are Drug smugglers reaching the Navajo Nation?

July 21 | The Navajo Post NAVAJO NATION- A Laveen man with drugs and guns recently lead Navajo Cops on a chase through the Chuska Mountains on the Navajo reservation, late last week on June 12. The alleged suspect More...

By Editor On Friday, July 20th, 2012
1 Comment

House Committee Advances Public Safety Reauthorization Bills

By: Jared King | July 20 | The Navajo Post WASHINGTON—On July 18, the House Judiciary Committee advanced bills reauthorizing the Edward Byrne Memorial Justice Assistance Grant Program and the Adam Walsh Child More...

By Editor On Friday, July 13th, 2012

Navajo Detention Officer took pictures of Female inmates

July 13 | The Navajo Post SHIPROCK – According to the Shiprock Police Department, the Navajo Department of Corrections, an officer sexually assaulted a female inmate, while she was in custody. back in 2010. According More...

By Editor On Friday, July 6th, 2012

Navajo Police investigating the death of Newcomb Man

June 6 | The Navajo Post The FBI, with the assistance of the New Mexico State Police and the Navajo Nation Division of Public Safety, is investigating a shooting involving a tribal law enforcement officer. The More...

By Editor On Sunday, July 1st, 2012

Home Depot employee is threated with an Ax

By: NP staff | July 1 PHOENIX - Anytime you need home repairs, we think of Home Depot- not for two men who tried to rob a Home Depot employee in the northwest Valley Friday, Phoenix police say the two men threatened More...

By Editor On Sunday, July 1st, 2012

Former Deputy Sheriff faces up to 10 years in Prison

By: [email protected] Former SJCSD: Dale Frazier holds down Donavan Tanner with duty flashlight FARMINGTON – Last year former San Juan County Sheriff Deputy, Dale Frazier, 56, beat a Navajo Man, Donavan More...

By Editor On Sunday, July 1st, 2012

San Juan County Detention officer almost stabbed- with a toilet brush

By: NP staff On June 13, Phillip Trujillo, 31 attacked a detention officer Charles Greenfield with a sharp toilet brush. Now, Trujillo faces aggravated battery, reported the Daily Times. Prosecutors say the inmate More...