Huntsville US Marshals Service Office

Find Huntsville Alabama 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.


Huntsville Alabama US Marshals Service 101 Holmes Avenue Northeast Huntsville AL 35801 256-534-4529


About Huntsville U.S. Marshals Service

The Huntsville U.S. Marshals Service Office is a field office location of the federal law enforcement agency for the U.S. court system in Huntsville, AL. Each of the 94 federal judicial districts has a 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, Huntsville 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:
  • Huntsville criminal records
  • Background checks in Huntsville, Alabama
  • Federal fugitives and felony warrants
  • Huntsville Witness Protection Program
  • US Marshal Service auctions
Huntsville Criminal Records

The Huntsville 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 Huntsville criminal records may be available upon request and are useful in conducting Huntsville background checks and searches.

Witness Protection Program in Huntsville, AL

The Court Security Officer Program provides courthouse security and protects Huntsville 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 Huntsville 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 Huntsville, which protects, relocates, and gives new identities to some witnesses and their family members.

Huntsville Prisoner Transportation

The U.S. Marshals Service is responsible for managing the detention of federal prisoners, largely through contracts with Alabama State and local 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, 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 Huntsville law enforcement agencies to assist in apprehending Alabama State and local fugitives as well as international fugitives. Fugitive Operations also involves coordinating extraditions and deportations.

Huntsville Seized Property Auctions

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