Currently Implementing Tribes

There are currently 27 Tribes implementing VAWA Special Domestic Violence Criminal Jurisdiction (SDVCJ) across the United States. To learn more about each, click the individual tribe's name below. 

Note: The following list and map were updated February 2021.

The Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas

Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation in Montana

Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma

The Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana

The Choctaw Nation in Oklahoma

Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation

The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation (CTUIR) in Oregon

Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in North Carolina

Gila River Indian Community

Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians

The Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma

The Little Traverse Bay Band of Odawa Indians in Michigan

The Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe in Washington

The Muscogee (Creek) Nation in Oklahoma

The Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi in Michigan

The Pascua Yaqui Tribe in Arizona

Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe

Quinault Nation

The Sac and Fox Nation in Oklahoma

Santa Clara Pueblo

The Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa in Michigan

The Seminole Nation in Oklahoma

The Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate of the Lake Traverse Reservation in North and South Dakota

The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in North and South Dakota

Suquamish Tribe

Swinomish Indian Tribal Community

The Tulalip Tribes in Washington