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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-- HiBid.com is hosting an online auction for 21 exotic Japanese sports cars, drift cars, race cars and sport coupes seized by federal marshals. Bidding is already underway and concludes Monday, April 1, for the stable of modified and rare imports.
Fighting crime in downtown Baltimore requires a concerted effort involving more than city police, potentially entailing the use of federal marshals, neighborhood boosters are saying.
Sheriff Nelson lamented that FBI actions like those "damage the integrity of the entire law enforcement profession." Jurors later acquitted seven Malheur protesters in a wild courtroom scene that culminated in the tasing and tackling of a defense attorney by federal marshals after he demanded that his victorious client be released.
Federal marshals arrested Jelen while he was on his hospital bed on Jan.
These earlier actions resulted in a seizure, pursuant to a Federal court order, of transmission equipment from the Sido residence in 2012 and a Forfeiture Order against Polynice in 2013;he also continued to broadcast after one of his three station locations was shut down by federal marshals, proving that Polynice was aware of the illegal nature of his activities.
Eugene police assisted federal marshals and sheriff's deputies in resolving the standoff.
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.
Johnson sent federal marshals to block the marchers' route.
Federal marshals turned Frein over to state troopers who placed him in Dickson's handcuffs and took him to the barracks in Blooming Grove using the slain trooper's Ford Crown Victoria.
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.

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