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UNITED STATES MARSHALS SERVICE HISTORICAL TIMELINE

  • 1789 -
    The First Generation of United States Marshals
    General Portrait of the First Sixteen Marshals - Building a nation depends not only on the laws that define the government, but also on the quality of the individuals who serve it. President George Washington, as he filled the various offices of the new federal government throughout...
  • 1789 -
    Oldest Federal Law Enforcement Agency
    The oldest federal law enforcement agency in the United States is truly the Marshals Service. The agency was formed by the Judiciary Act of Sept. 24, 1789. The act specifically determined that law enforcement was to be the U.S. Marshals' primary function. Therefore it appropriately...
  • 1789 -
    Recognition of the Need for Federal Marshals
    Pictured here is the official portrait of Chief Justice of the Supreme Court Oliver Ellsworth and his wife Abigail.  Ellsworth was the principle author of the judiciary Act of 1789, the charter for the federal judiciary system and the Marshals Service. Senate Bill Number One...
  • 1789 -
    Stopping Counterfeiters (1789-1865)
    Prior to the 20th century, money in the United States came in an amazing of different forms. The federal government made little effort to adopt a standardized currency. Until the Civil War, the United States Mint concentrated its efforts on manufacturing gold and silver coins. Government...
  • 1790 -
    Marshals Conduct National Census (1790-1870)
    U.S. Marshals were required by Congress to take the National Census every ten years.

USMS NEWS

03-07-2017

March 07, 2017 - On March 05, 2017, New Mexico State Police arrested Daniel Romero. Romero was... Read more

03-07-2017

March 07, 2017 - The U.S. Marshal Service in New Mexico adds two new violent offenders to the... Read more

03-07-2017

March 07, 2017 - The U.S. Marshals Service is seeking the public’s help in locating Torrain... Read more

03-07-2017

March 06, 2017 - Today, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced that the United States Marshals... Read more

03-02-2017

March 01, 2017 - The U.S. Marshals Service is warning the public today of a telephone scam... Read more

03-02-2017

February 28, 2017 - Today, U.S. Marshal Martin J. Pane announced the arrest of Tyrone... Read more

03-02-2017

February 28, 2017 - The subject of an Interpol Red Notice, wanted for a July 10, 2016 murder in... Read more

03-02-2017

February 27, 2017 - The U.S. Marshals Service is warning the public of a nationwide telephone... Read more

03-02-2017

February 27, 2017 - The United States Marshals Service in New Mexico added Jonathan Sanchez, and... Read more

03-02-2017

February 27, 2017 - On February 24, 2017, the U.S. Marshals Service for the District of New... Read more