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U.S. Marshals Service

Office of Construction Management  


The Office of Construction Management (OCM) serves as the center of expertise concerning prisoner movement space and detention facilities within U.S. Federal Courthouses. OCM is responsible for the programming, planning, acquisition, budgeting, design, construction and electronic physical security of all Marshals Service office space, prisoner movement space, operations areas, prisoner detention space and any other physical areas associated with the security of Marshals Service space.  The Office of Construction Management utilizes the JSD National Security Survey to assess vulnerabilities of federal court facilities for security improvements.  In addition, the OCM administers the agency’s Occupational Safety and Health Program, Architectural Program, Headquarters Buildings Program, Rent Program, the Information and Classified Security Program, and a Security Research and Development Program. During 2007, OCM oversaw the installation of more than 1,492 home intrusion detection systems in judges’ personal residences.

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