Cherokee Nation W.W. Keeler Tribal Complex, health centers, and satellite offices will be closed Monday, May 29, 2023. Cherokee Nation W.W. Hastings Hospital urgent care, emergency department, and other emergency services will remain open.

Dept. of Juvenile Justice

P.O. Box 1730 Muskogee, OK 74402

Law Enforcement


    1. Verify juvenile is a member of a federally recognized tribe.
    2. DO NOT write a court date on ticket/report unless it is traffic offense.
      • DJJ will provide a court date.
    3. Retrieve parent information.
    4. Please provide a PC affidavit or report for any juvenile referrals (including citations for criminal offenses). We cannot file a petition unless we have facts to support the alleged infraction.
    5. Send report to

After Hours Contact the Cherokee Nation Marshal Service at 918-207-3800.

Law Enforcement Jurisdiction Map


  • Affidavit for Probable Cause
    Template for Probable Cause Affidavit for law enforcement use.
  • Written Promise To Contact Form
    The Written Promise to Contact is issued by law enforcement when they release a juvenile to parent or guardian.