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U.S. Marshals Service

North Carolina

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

Eastern District of North Carolina:

The Eastern District comprises the counties of Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Franklin, Gates, Granville, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Tyrrell, Vance, Wake, Warren, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson and that portion of Durham County encompassing the Federal Correctional Institution, Butner, North Carolina.

Court for the Eastern District is held in Elizabeth City, Fayetteville, Greenville, New Bern, Raleigh, Wilmington, and Wilson.


 

Middle District of North Carolina:

The Middle District comprises the counties of Alamance, Cabarrus, Caswell, Chatham, Davidson, Davie, Durham (excluding that portion of Durham County encompassing the Federal Correctional Institution, Butner, North Carolina), Forsythe, Guilford, Hoke, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Scotland, Stanly, Stokes, Surry, and Yadkin.

Court for the Middle District is held in Durham, Greensboro, and Winston-Salem.


 

Western District of North Carolina:

The Western District comprises the counties of Alexander, Alleghany, Anson, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Catawba, Cherokee, Clay, Cleveland, Gaston, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Iredell, Jackson, Lincoln, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mecklenburg, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Swain, Transylvania, Union, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey.

Court for the Western District is held in Asheville, Bryson City, Charlotte, Shelby, and Statesville.

The organizational structure of the district can be found in the United States Code Title 28, Part I, Chapter 5, Section 113
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