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Liz Martinez

Liz Martinez is Guachichil (Mexican Indian) and a former New York State investigator. She is a Ph.D. candidate at Arizona State University, with a research focus on coerced confessions and wrongful convictions. She is an expert witness in forensic linguistics and retail security, especially organized retail crime, as well as the author of the book The Retail Manager’s Guide to Crime and Loss Prevention (Looseleaf Law, 2004), a mystery novel, several short stories and hundreds of articles about police and security, including “Gangs in Indian Country.” She is currently at work on a biography of Iwo Jima flag-raiser Ira Hayes, a Pima Indian. She can be reached via www.LinkedIn.com/in/LizCMartinez.

Arraignment In Killing Of Navajo Tribal Police Officer Houston James Largo

A Federally recognized tribe, the Navajo is the largest in America, with 200,000 of its 300,000 members living on the 27,000-square-mile reservation, which covers parts of Arizona, New Mexico and Utah.

The Burial Of Navajo Tribal Police Officer Houston James Largo

On Sunday, March 12, 2017, Navajo Tribal Police Officer Houston James Largo was killed in the line of duty.