Dance Hall of the Dead by Tony Hillerman

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How many different law enforcement agencies were working on solving the murder in Dance Hall of the Dead?

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In Dance Hall of the Dead, six agencies are named in the investigation of the murder. After the disappearance of two boys from a Native American reservation begins to be linked to drug trafficking and much illicit activity, the authorities called in to investigate it escalate drastically. Initially, the FBI are called in as well as local police because, since it is on a Native American reservation, the crime falls under the federal jurisdiction.

As the investigation continues, several other agencies...

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