United States Marshals Service

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Noun1.United States Marshals Service - the United States' oldest federal law enforcement agency is responsible today for protecting the Federal Judiciary and transporting federal prisoners and protecting federal witnesses and managing assets seized from criminals and generally ensuring the effective operation of the federal judicial systemUnited States Marshals Service - the United States' oldest federal law enforcement agency is responsible today for protecting the Federal Judiciary and transporting federal prisoners and protecting federal witnesses and managing assets seized from criminals and generally ensuring the effective operation of the federal judicial system
Department of Justice, DoJ, Justice Department, Justice - the United States federal department responsible for enforcing federal laws (including the enforcement of all civil rights legislation); created in 1870
law enforcement agency - an agency responsible for insuring obedience to the laws
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But the US Marshal Service, which has been collecting the winnings at $119,408 a year, said the cash was distributed to law agencies which made the case against Bulger.
The FBI, US Marshal Service, Drug Enforcement Agency and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives will all send their travel plans to the Federal Air Marshal Service via computer once the systems have been made compatible with each other.