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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Federal marshals and the Waukegan Police Department attempted to take Powell into custody about 1:30 p.
Federal marshals arrested Jelen while he was on his hospital bed on Jan.
NCIS: NEW ORLEANS Channel 5, 7pm Don Lambert, an accountant who agreed to testify against international weapons trafficker Hugo Garza, dies in an explosion after slipping away from the Federal Marshals tasked with keeping him safe ahead of the trial.
She was escorted out of his courtroom by a deputy, although not in handcuffs, to be turned over to the custody of federal marshals.
The men also pleaded guilty to a charge of conspiring to assault two federal marshals, for an incident last April at the federal court complex in downtown Miami.
New York, Shawwal 1, 1435, Jul 28, 2014, SPA -- A fugitive task force and a sex-assault suspect got into a shootout Monday in Greenwich Village, leaving the suspect dead and two federal marshals and a police detective wounded, authorities said.
James Georgeson was fatally shot by federal marshals in a supermarket parking lot.
With a steely eye he has convinced the miscreants that just behind him is a huge posse of federal marshals armed to the teeth with large calibre weapons that would obliterate resistance.
Last week he was released from the hospital where he was recovering from bullet wounds and turned over to federal marshals.
But on February 11, the US federal Marshals Service arrested the wife and her supposedly dead husband at their home in Mission Viejo, California, in southern Orange County.
He waived his right to the probable cause and detention hearing and was returned to the custody of federal marshals.
Federal marshals protect Ruby as they escort her from school in 1960.

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