Grand Forks ND US Marshals Service Office

Find Grand Forks, North Dakota US Marshals Service offices. The United States Marshals Service provides information on federal fugitives, most wanted lists, prisoner transport, the witness protection program, federal arrest warrants, and law enforcement.


Grand Forks North Dakota US Marshals Service 102 North 4th Street Grand Forks ND 58203 701-772-5391


About Grand Forks U.S. Marshals Service

The Grand Forks U.S. Marshals Service Office is a field office location of the federal law enforcement agency for the U.S. court system in Grand Forks, ND. Each of the 94 federal judicial districts has an U.S. Marshal managing and supervising a team of Deputy Marshals and Criminal Investigators. U.S. Marshals are presidential appointees responsible for providing security for judicial officials and witnesses, Grand Forks federal prisoner operations and transportation, fugitive operations, and other law enforcement functions in support of the court system.

You may contact the US Marshals Service for questions about:
  • Grand Forks criminal records
  • Background checks in Grand Forks, North Dakota
  • Federal fugitives and felony warrants
  • Grand Forks Witness Protection Program
  • US Marshal Service auctions
Grand Forks Criminal Records

The Grand Forks U.S. Marshals Service keeps records on prisoners in their custody and federal fugitives. As the enforcement arm of the federal court system, Marshals maintain records on current and former federal criminals. These public Grand Forks criminal records may be available upon request and are useful in conducting Grand Forks background checks and searches.

Witness Protection Program in Grand Forks, ND

The Court Security Officer Program provides courthouse security and protects Grand Forks judges, attorneys, jurors, and other court officials at more than 700 judicial facilities across the country. The U.S. Marshals Service also provides input regarding the safety elements of the design and construction of Grand Forks court buildings. Government witnesses and their dependents can also receive protection when their testimony may put them in danger. The U.S. Marshals Service operates the Witness Protection Program in Grand Forks, which protects, relocates, and gives new identities to some witnesses and their family members.

Grand Forks Prisoner Transportation

The U.S. Marshals Service is responsible for managing the detention of federal prisoners, largely through contracts with North Dakota State and local Grand Forks County government jails, while other detainees are held in Federal Bureau of Prison facilities. The Marshals Service operates the Justice Prisoner and Alien Transportation System, which is an air and ground transportation system for moving prisoners between judicial districts, Grand Forks County and federal correctional institutions, and foreign countries. The system also serves the Bureau of Customs and Immigration Enforcement.

Federal Fugitives & Asset Seizure

The U.S. Marshals Service apprehends fugitives with felony warrants and works with other Grand Forks law enforcement agencies to assist in apprehending North Dakota State and local Grand Forks County fugitives as well as international fugitives. Fugitive Operations also involves coordinating extraditions and deportations.

Grand Forks Seized Property Auctions

The Grand Forks Marshals Service manages and sells assets seized through the federal Asset Forfeiture Program. In this program, properties seized from criminals by Grand Forks law enforcement agencies and North Dakota U.S. Attorneys are sold at auction, with the proceeds going toward law enforcement activities.