SART resources related to Jurisdictional Issues

Criminal Justice Continuum and Specific Justice Systems and Victims' Rights

 

These resources provide an overview of federal, state, juvenile, military, and tribal justice systems.

 
 
 
 

Enforcing Criminal Law on Native American Lands

 

 

 
This document describes the jurisdictional complexities of policing in and adjacent to Indian Country.
 
 
 

Need for Courtesy Reports

 

 

This article explains the need for law enforcement officials to be willing and able to take courtesy reports for sexual assaults that occurred outside their jurisdiction, particularly in cases such as disasters like Hurricane Katrina and college students reporting when they return home.