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The Cherokee Indian Police Department is located at
The Cherokee Police Department is located in Western North Carolina and boarders Swain and Jackson Counties with locations that boarder Graham and Cherokee Counties, covering over 53 thousand acres of land, 300 miles of road and a service population of over 55 thousand. The Cherokee Police Department has 65 employees, 60 of which are sworn police officers. The department is made up of specialized units which are tasked with specific duties to help fulfill the mission of keeping the citizens of the Qualla Boundary safe.