Chippewa Cree Tribe fires top officers, tribal prosecutor
Three Chippewa Cree police officers and the tribal prosecutor were fired Tuesday, tribal officials said today.
The officers dismissed by the Chippewa Cree tribal council were Rocky Boy Police Chief Arthur Windy Boy and criminal investigators Stan Gardipee and Richard Morsette. Also fired was Tribal Prosecutor Mike Parker.
Tribal attorney Dan Belcourt said today that the firings stemmed in part from an investigation of the Police Department and from budget considerations.
The Chippewa Cree tribal council placed the...