United States Marshals Service

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n 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 system
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Usage

In literature:

I am a United States deputy marshal in the service of Steele.
"The Rustlers of Pecos County" by Zane Grey
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In news:

One of the 15 most wanted fugitives in the United States is suspected to be hiding in Eugene, the US Marshals Service said Friday.
Crimestoppers and the United States Marshals Service are looking for a man who they say poured gasoline on a woman and tried to set her on fire .
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