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Kodak Black arrested at Rolling Loud Music Festival

The U.S. Marshals Service said Kodak Black was charged with a crime in connection with weapons but didn't elaborate.
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Reward boosted in search for suspect in girlfriend killing

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The cash reward for information on the suspect in the killing of a Vermont woman last year has been increased. The U.S. Marshals Service announced Monday that it is now offering up to $10,000 for information that leads to the arrest of Leroy Headley, 37, who they said has ties […]
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Courthouse Evacuated Before Hearing For Militia Leader Who Detained Migrants

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal courthouse has been evacuated ahead of a hearing for the leader of an armed group that detained asylum-seeking families near the U.S.-Mexico border. The U.S. Marshals Service said it could not immediately provide information on why the courthouse had been cleared Monday. Attorneys and court officials exited and gathered in front of the courthouse in Albuquerque. Larry Mitchell Hopkins, the militia leader who has been indicted on a weapons charge, was escorted...
Tags: News, Mexico, Immigration, Ap, Fbi, New Mexico, Extremism, Albuquerque, Asylum Seekers, U S Marshals Service, Summer Concepcion, AP story, Sunland Park New Mexico, Larry Mitchell Hopkins


US Marshals Museum crowdfunding to raise $2 million

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A foundation for an upcoming museum dedicated to the U.S. Marshals Service has started a crowdsourced fundraising campaign to raise $2 million of the final $15 million the museum needs to complete its exhibits. The United States Marshals Museum has said that while the building will still be completed by […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Little Rock Ark, U S Marshals Service, US Marshals Museum, United States Marshals Museum


'Confederate militia' boss who abused immigrants at gunpoint attacked in jail with 'non-life-threatening injuries'

The apparent leader of a gang of white supremacists who terrorized immigrants along the US-Mexico border, holding hundreds of them at gunpoint, has been attacked in jail and reportedly received non-life-threatening injuries, say authorities. We previously reported about the self-described “Confederate militia” group, and shared their brag videos about the mass abuses they committed with the apparent benign support of Border Patrol agents in the area, who are seen rounding up the humans after t...
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Arrested Leader Of Border Militia Was Allegedly Attacked In County Jail

Larry Mitchell Hopkins, the recently arrested leader of the United Constitutional Patriots (UCP) border militia, was allegedly attacked in jail, according to several reports. “Hopkins was given medical attention for non life-threatening injuries,” Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Department spokesperson Kelly Jameson told several outlets. “He was transferred out of the Doña Ana County Detention Center under the direction of the U.S. Marshals Service on Tuesday.” The county’s detention center referre...
Tags: Facebook, News, Mexico, Barack Obama, Fbi, Aclu, Border, Militia, The New York Times, New Mexico, Hopkins, Albuquerque, El Paso, Reuters, Union Pacific, Connell


Man dead in W.Va. gunfight was wanted in Va. police shooting

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities say the man who died in a shootout with the U.S. Marshals Service near West Virginia University is the same person who was wanted for shooting a police officer in Virginia last month. The Morgantown Police Department on Thursday says Donquale Gray fired at marshals as he attempted to flee […]
Tags: News, Virginia, West Virginia, Ap, Nation, Va, U S Marshals Service, Morgantown Police Department, MORGANTOWN W Va, Donquale Gray


Suspect in shooting of deputy assigned to US Marshals in Rockford, Illinois, stopped on interstate

A deputy assigned to the U.S. Marshals Service was shot while serving warrants, and police said they later stopped the suspect on an Illinois interstate more than 150 miles from the shooting.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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Manhunt underway after deputy assigned to US Marshals Service shot in Rockford, Illinois

A manhunt was underway in Rockford, Illinois, after a deputy assigned to the U.S. Marshals Service was shot while serving warrant Thursday at an extended stay hotel.            [Author: USA TODAY]
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US Marshals: Officer shot at hotel in northern Illinois

ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say an officer has been shot at a hotel in northern Illinois. The U.S. Marshals Service says the shooting occurred Thursday morning at a hotel in Rockford. Spokeswoman Belkis Cantor Sandoval says the officer was on-duty and working with a regional task force when the shooting occurred. She didn’t immediately […]
Tags: News, US, Ap, Nation, Illinois, U S Marshals Service, Rockford, ROCKFORD Ill, Belkis Cantor Sandoval


Police: Suspect dies in gunfire exchange with marshals

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect wanted for the attempted murder of a police officer has died after trading gunfire with the U.S. Marshals Service after a call near West Virginia University. Chief Deputy U.S. Marshal Alex P. Neville says the shooting occurred shortly after noon Wednesday after they attempted to arrest the […]
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Monday round-up

Steven Mazie reports at The Economist that the oral argument last week in The American Legion v. American Humanist Association, an establishment clause challenge to a World War I memorial shaped like a cross on public property, “added credence to the widespread hunch that the Supreme Court will save the Peace Cross[:] The question is how bold the justices will be.” At his eponymous blog, Ed Mannino notes that several justices expressed disapproval of “the highly-criticized three-part test set fo...
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Congress, America, West Virginia, Cnn, Npr, Lemon, American Legion, Round-up, John Roberts, The Supreme Court, Roberts, International Finance Corporation, Nina Totenberg, Jam


Thursday round-up

Yesterday the court issued two opinions from the December argument session. In Timbs v. Indiana, the court ruled unanimously that the Eighth Amendment’s ban on excessive fines applies to states and localities under the due process clause of the 14th Amendment. Amy Howe has this blog’s opinion analysis, which first appeared at Howe on the Court. At Bloomberg, Greg Stohr reports that “[t]he ruling limits what critics say is an increasingly common and abusive government practice of using fines and ...
Tags: Supreme Court, Law, Court, America, West Virginia, Indiana, New York Times, Usa Today, Los Angeles Times, Round-up, Thomas, Lyle Denniston, Howe, Jess Bravin, Richard Wolf, Greg Stohr


Reward offered for info on vet accused of rape, faking death

MOSS POINT, Miss. (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Service is offering $5,000 for information on a U.S. Army veteran accused of raping and impregnating his 14-year-old stepdaughter and then faking his death to avoid charges. The Sun Herald reports the agency is seeking information on 42-year-old Jacob Blair Scott, of Moss Point, Mississippi. Scott was […]
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Man charged with running over Atlanta officer arrested

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Authorities say a 33-year-old Tennessee man accused of running over and seriously injuring an Atlanta-area police officer has been arrested. The U.S. Marshals Service said Taurean McShan was arrested Thursday afternoon in Memphis. A news release says McShan tried to run away and climbed on a rooftop before he was spotted […]
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Ferraris, Corvettes seized in LA parking lot bribery case up for auction in Chino

Richard Scott was a parking lot operator “who had great taste in cars,” including three Ferraris and three 1960s Chevrolet Corvettes, all up for bid this week in a U.S. Marshals auction of property seized from Scott, who is serving six years in federal prison for bilking the government and bribery. There are eight of Scott’s former cars among the 19 on display at Apple Towing Co. in Chino, including Scott’s signed Carroll Shelby 2010 Mustang Shelby GT500 and a 2015 Mercedes S65 AMG, with a 12-cy...
Tags: Apple, News, California, La, Theft, Cars, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, Ford Mustang, Ducati, Va, Associated Press, Reggie Jackson, Mercedes


Ferraris, Corvettes seized in LA parking lot bribery case up for auction

Richard Scott was a parking lot operator “who had great taste in cars,” including three Ferraris and three 1960s Chevrolet Corvettes, all up for bid this week in a U.S. Marshals auction of property seized from Scott, who is serving six years in federal prison for bilking the government and bribery. There are eight of Scott’s former cars among the 19 on display at Apple Towing Co. in Chino, including Scott’s signed Carroll Shelby 2010 Mustang Shelby GT500 and a 2015 Mercedes S65 AMG, with a 12-cy...
Tags: Apple, News, California, La, Theft, Cars, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, Ford Mustang, Ducati, Va, Associated Press, Reggie Jackson, Mercedes


Ferraris, Corvettes once owned by federal bribery case figure up for auction in Chino

Richard Scott was a parking lot operator “who had great taste in cars,” including three Ferraris and three 1960s Chevrolet Corvettes, all up for bid this week in a U.S. Marshals auction of property seized from Scott, who is serving six years in federal prison for bilking the government and bribery. There are eight of Scott’s former cars among the 19 on display at Apple Towing Co. in Chino, including Scott’s signed Carroll Shelby 2010 Mustang Shelby GT500 and a 2015 Mercedes S65 AMG, with a 12-cy...
Tags: Apple, News, California, Theft, Office, Cars, Los Angeles, Sport, Fbi, Soccer, Ford Mustang, Ducati, Va, Associated Press, Nice, Reggie Jackson


Morning Headlines: Cuyahoga Jail Officers Face Discipline; DeWine Wants to Block Gerrymandering Suit

Here are your morning headlines for Thursday, January 10: Cuyahoga jail officers accused of excessive force; DeWine tries to block gerrymandering suit in final days as Ohio Attorney General; DeWine ready to announce more cabinet picks; Recalled Ohio meat could have rubber contamination; Akron homeless advocate could house up to six in 'micro shelters'; Browns pick Kitchens as new head coach; Hunters bag more than 14,000 white-tailed deer during muzzleoader season; Cuyahoga jail officers accused ...
Tags: Ohio, Cleveland, Akron, Cuyahoga County, Browns, U S Marshals Service, DeWine, Cuyahoga, Mark Arehart, Darriell Hayes, Christopher Perdue


Whitey Bulger's family, lacking a sense of irony, file lawsuit over his 2018 murder

Trafficking guns and explosives to the Irish Republican Army, running a massive criminal enterprise for years in Boston, extorting drug dealers so that they could do business on his turf, acting as an FBI informant and oh, so many murders: James “Whitey” Bulger's life was both colorful and poisonous, to say the least. His long career as a professional criminal came to an end in 2011. After over a decade on the FBI's Most Wanted Fugitives list, Bulger was located and charged with murder, conspir...
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US Marshals apprehend escaped Oklahoma inmate in Missouri

STILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Service says a man convicted of murder who escaped from a county jail in Oklahoma has been apprehended in Missouri. Deputy U.S. Marshal Callen Stephens says that 34-year-old Patrick M. Walker was taken into custody about 11:15 a.m. Tuesday at an extended-stay motel in St. Louis. Authorities say […]
Tags: News, US, Missouri, Oklahoma, Stillwater, Okla AP, U S Marshals Service, Nation & World, St Louis Authorities, Callen Stephens, Patrick M Walker


Scathing report on Cleveland county jail spurs vow of change

CLEVELAND (AP) — A scathing report from the U.S. Marshals Service concludes the short-staffed county jail in Cleveland keeps inmates in inhumane conditions, sometimes failing to provide proper food, health care and basics like toilet paper, and locks up juveniles with adults. The Cuyahoga (ky-uh-HOH’-guh) County jail was reviewed following at least six inmate deaths […]
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DeVos Has Had 24-7 Security Since Her Confirmation, Totaling $19.8 Million

Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has had around-the-clock security provided by the U.S. Marshals Service since she was confirmed in February 2017, a service that will cost taxpayers $19.8 million by September 2019, NBC News reported. That figured far exceeds the $3.5 million Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt spent on security before he resigned over criticism of his lavish spending. The Education Department — not DeVos personally — requested the security ...
Tags: News, Nbc, Washington, Nbc News, Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, Cabinet, Department Of Education, U S Marshals Service, DeVos, Office of National Drug Control Policy, Education Department, Marshals Service, Betsy DeVos, Nicole Lafond, NBC The Justice Department


FDA conducts mass seizure of food and medical products held under insanitary conditions

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today announced that, on behalf of the agency, the U.S. Marshals Service has conducted a mass seizure of FDA-regulated products that were being held under insanitary conditions in which they were exposed to widespread rodent, insect and live animal infestation.
Tags: Health, Fda, U S Food and Drug Administration, U S Marshals Service


Man wanted in multiple killings in Antelope Valley, Riverside County dies in confrontation with marshals

LOS ANGELES — The prime suspect wanted for questioning in connection with multiple slayings in the Antelope Valley and one in Riverside County was shot and killed by the U.S. Marshals Service near the California/Nevada border. Jesus “Chuy” Guzman, a person of interest in the discovery of the human remains of three people near Littlerock, is also a person of interest in the murder of Gerardo “Jerry” De Luna and Mariano Campos. (Photos courtesy of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department) D...
Tags: News, Los Angeles, Sport, Soccer, Las Vegas, Homicide, Local News, Riverside County, Lapd, Northern California, Guzman, Garcia, Burbank, U S Marshals Service, California Nevada, Hollywood Hills


Notorious gangster James ‘Whitey’ Bulger found dead at federal prison in West Virginia

This file June 23, 2011, booking photo provided by the U.S. Marshals Service shows James “Whitey” Bulger. (AP Photo/U.S. Marshals Service, File) James “Whitey” Bulger, the murderous Boston gangster who benefited from a corrupt relationship with the FBI before spending 16 years as one of America’s most wanted men, has died in federal prison. He was 89. Bulger was found unresponsive Tuesday morning at the U.S. penitentiary in West Virginia where he’d just been transferred, and a medical examine...
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Synagogue-Shooting Suspect Held without Bond

The suspect in the Saturday massacre at a Pittsburgh synagogue that left eleven dead appeared in court Monday and is being held without bond by the U.S. Marshals Service. Robert Bowers, 46, appeared in federal court in Pittsburgh in a wheelchair and was mostly silent as the 29 charges against him — including eleven counts of obstruction of religious exercise ending in death and eleven counts of use of a firearm to murder — were read. Because he is unable to afford a private attorney, he will b...
Tags: News, Bond, Pittsburgh, U S Marshals Service, Robert Bowers


Practice Note: Don’t Send Drugs to the Federal Circuit

In Schirripa v. US, the Federal Circuit recently issued an interesting order: Appellant Jeffrey Nathan Schirripa submitted to the court 18 copies of his confidential petition for panel rehearing and rehearing en banc. Upon examination, Appellant affixed to each petition what appear to be samples of cannabinoids , which may be controlled substances possessed or mailed in violation of federal law. IT IS ORDERED THAT: The Clerk of Court is directed to transmit these 18 documents to the U.S. Mars...
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U.S. Marshals Service Says It Recovered 123 Missing Michigan Children, But Did It?

The U.S. Marshals Service said a major effort to find missing kids and victims
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Four Californian men charged with inciting violence at 2017 Charlottesville rally

Benjamin Drake Daley, 25, Michael Paul Miselis, 29, Thomas Walter Gillen, 34, and Cole Evan White, 24 - with violating the federal riots statute and conspiracy to riot. Each was ordered to remain held by the U.S. Marshals Service pending further proceedings.
Tags: News, Charlottesville, U S Marshals Service, Evan White, Benjamin Drake Daley, Michael Paul Miselis, Thomas Walter Gillen