Their reservations cover 1,119.4445 km² (432.22 sq mi) of land in Riverside and San Bernardino counties in California, and La Paz County, Arizona. Today there are only about 3,500 active members of the tribes. They are located in communities in and around Parker and Poston. The 2000 census reported a population of 9,201 persons residing on the reservation. The main economy for the tribes is derived from the agricultural industry, growing cotton, alfalfa and sorghum. Recently, they've added tourism to the economy with the opening of the BlueWater Resort and Casino. The largest community is the town of Parker.
DRUNK DRIVER INDICTED FOR KILLING PASSENGER IN ROLLOVER CRASH ON COLORADO RIVER INDIAN TRIBES RESERVATION DEFENDANT'S BLOOD ALCOHOL CONCENTRATION WAS .226 WHEN HE RAN CAR OFF ROAD.
Jul 07, 2011; PHOENIX, Ariz. -- The following information was released by the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Arizona: A...