Missing & Murdered Indigenous Women
In 2019 5,590 Indigenous women were reported missing to the F.B.I.’s National Crime Information Center.
American Indian women are murdered at rates that are more than 10 times the national average according to the U.S. Department of Justice.
Homicide is the 3rd leading cause of death among American Indian girls and women 10 - 24 years of age and the 5th leading cause of death for American Indian and Alaska Native women 25 - 34 years of age. ~ Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Homicide