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U.S. Marshals Service

Southern District of Florida

Area of Service  

U.S. Marshals Service offices are based on the organizational structure of the Federal District Court system.  Florida is divided into three judicial districts that are referred to as the Southern, Northern,  and Middle Districts of Florida.

Southern District of Florida:

The Southern District comprises the counties of Broward, Dade, Highlands, Indian River, Martin, Monroe, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, and St. Lucie.

Court for the Southern District is held in Miami, Fort Lauderdale, Fort Pierce, Key West and West Palm Beach.  

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For Marshals Service office contacts in other counties:
Northern District of Florida:

The Northern District comprises the counties of Alachua, Bay, Calhoun, Dixie, Escambia, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Gulf, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Okaloosa, Santa Rosa, Taylor, Wakulla, Walton, and Washington.

Court for the Northern District is held in Tallahassee, Gainesville, Marianna, Panama City and Pensacola.

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Middle District of Florida:

The Middle District comprises the counties of Baker, Bradford, Brevard, Charlotte, Citrus, Clay, Collier, Columbia, De Soto, Duval, Flagler, Glades, Hamilton, Hardee, Hendry, Hernando, Hillsborough, Lake, Lee, Manatee, Marion, Nassau, Orange, Osceola, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, St. Johns, Sarasota, Seminole, Sumter, Suwannee, Union, and Volusia.

Court for the Middle District is held in Tampa,  Fernandina, Fort Myers, Jacksonville, Live Oak, Ocala, Orlando and Saint Petersburg.

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The organizational structure of the district can be found in the United States Code Title 28, Part I, Chapter 5, Section 89

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