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1` 71 SERVICE AGREEMENT <br />BETWEEN <br />06-f JEFFERSON COUNTY AND <br />THE HOH TRIBE <br />FOR <br />LAW ENFORCEMENT ON THE HOH RESERVATION <br />This is an Agreement between Jefferson County, a political subdivision of the State of <br />Washington, hereinafter referred to as the "County" and the Hoh Indian Tribe, a federally - <br />recognized Indian Tribe, hereinafter referred to as the "Tribe." The County and the Tribe <br />witness that: <br />RECITALS <br />WHEREAS, the Tribe has criminal jurisdiction over Indian persons who commit crimes within <br />the boundaries of its Reservation and desires to provide law enforcement services on all lands in <br />the unincorporated areas of Jefferson County within the Reservation boundaries. <br />WHEREAS, the Tribe desires to contract with Jefferson County for enhanced law enforcement <br />services on all lands in unincorporated Jefferson County within the Reservation and has authority <br />pursuant to its Constitution to contract with Jefferson County for such services; and <br />WHEREAS, the County, through the Jefferson County Sheriffs Department, hereinafter referred <br />to as Sheriff; and is a General Authority Law Enforcement Agency as defined in R.C.W. <br />10.93.020 (1) and is an established law enforcement agency and possesses the power and legal <br />authority, pursuant to chapter 10.93 R.C.W. to provide emergency and law enforcement services <br />within Jefferson County and other jurisdictions where authorized by agreement with those <br />jurisdictions; <br />NOW THEREFORE, in consideration of covenants, conditions, performances, and promises <br />hereinafter contained, the Parties agree as follows: <br />1.0 Recitals <br />The above referenced recitals are incorporated by reference herein and constitute terms of this <br />Agreement. <br />2.0 Scope of Services for County <br />2.1 The County shall provide law enforcement services for the Tribe on its <br />reservation located within unincorporated Jefferson County. Except as otherwise <br />provided in this Agreement, the County shall furnish all personnel and equipment <br />necessary to provide these services. At the request of The -Tribe, the County shall provide <br />additional sheriff deputies available to work on a temporary basis, at applicable hourly <br />rates to perform additional policing and protection services under the terms of this <br />Agreement. <br />Service Agreement <br />Jefferson County Sheriff Department & Hoh Indian Tribe Page 1 <br />May 2012. <br />