Office of Congressional Affairs
U.S. Marshal Nominees - 111th Congress
Albert Nájera: Nominee for United States Marshal for the Eastern District of California
Albert Nájera rose through the ranks of the City of Sacramento Police Department to become the Chief of Police, a position he held from 2003 to 2008. He grew up in Sacramento, and has traveled around the world to lead anti-terrorist and emergency operations training sessions. He was also deployed to New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina to assist local law enforcement there. Mr. Nájera holds a Bachelors degree from California State University—Sacramento and a Masters degree from California Poly Pomona.