Gulfport Mississippi US Marshals Service in Gulfport Mississippi

Address and phone number for Gulfport Mississippi US Marshals Service, a US Marshals Service Office, at 15th Street, Gulfport MS.


Name
Gulfport Mississippi US Marshals Service
Address
2012 15th Street, Gulfport, Mississippi, 39501
Phone
228-563-1505

About the Gulfport Mississippi US Marshals Service

The Gulfport Mississippi US Marshals Service, located in Gulfport, MS, is a branch location of the federal law enforcement agency of the U.S. court system. The U.S. Marshal in charge of the Gulfport U.S. Marshal Service Office oversees a team of Deputy Marshals and Criminal Investigators. The mission of the U.S. Marshals is to provide security from judicial officials and witnesses, manage Harrison County federal prisons and prisoner transportation, and conduct fugitive search operations.

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

The U.S. Marshals Service maintains records on prisoners in their custody and federal fugitives. As part of its responsibilities as the enforcement arm of the federal court system, the Marshals keep records on both current and former federal criminals. These Harrison County criminal records are available to the public upon request, and they can be used for conducting a background check or search.

Gulfport Prisoner Transportation

As part of managing federal prisoners, the U.S. Marshals Service transports prisoners in the Harrison County area. The Marshals run the Justice Prisoner and Alien Transportation System, an air and ground transportation system for moving prisoners between judicial districts, Harrison County and federal correctional facilities, and foreign countries. The U.S. Marshals Service works with Mississippi state and local Harrison County jails to detain prisoners, while also holding prisoners in federal Bureau of Prison facilities.

Witness Protection Program in Harrison County, MS

The U.S. Marshals Service oversees the federal witness protection program, including courthouse security for witnesses. The Witness Protection Program protects, relocates, and gives new identities to qualifying witnesses and their family members. In Harrison County, the Marshals oversee witness placement and also promote the security of Harrison County judges, attorneys, jurors, and court officials. This includes input on safety elements in the design and construction of Harrison County court facilities.

Federal Fugitives & Asset Seizure

In Harrison County, the U.S. Marshals Service leads efforts to apprehend fugitives with felony warrants, working with other Harrison County law enforcement agencies. Fugitive Operations targets federal fugitives, Mississippi state and Harrison County fugitives, and international fugitives. The Marshals also coordinate extraditions and deportations.

Gulfport Seized Property Auctions

In Gulfport, the Marshals Service oversees seized property auctions. In these auctions, the Marshals sell assets seized through the federal Asset Forfeiture Program. Properties seized from criminals in the Harrison County area are sold during the auction, with the proceeds supporting law enforcement activities.

Contact the Gulfport Mississippi US Marshals Service

You may contact the Gulfport Mississippi US Marshals Service by calling 228-563-1505, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Gulfport Mississippi US Marshals Service, 2012 15th Street, Gulfport, Mississippi, 39501.


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