Topic: “BIA-Office of Justice Service Missing & Murdered Investigations in Indian Country”
Description: BIA-Office of Justice Service Missing and Murder Unit
Garrick DeClay is an enrolled member of the White Mountain Apache Tribe and was raised upon the Fort Apache Indian Reservation in Whiteriver, Arizona. Garrick’s law enforcement career started in 1994 with the White Mountain Apache Tribal Police Department where he worked as a reserve officer and as a Police Officer. Garrick began his career as a Special Agent with the Bureau of Indian Affairs Office of Justice Services in 2000 at the Fort Apache Agency in Whiteriver, Arizona. Garrick has worked at various BIA OJS agencies throughout the nation. Garrick’s most recent duty station is with the Missing and Murdered Unit in Billings Montana, where he resides with his wife & his two daughters. Garrick is a graduate of Alchesay High School and received his master’s degree from Northern Arizona University.