Office of Congressional Affairs
U.S. Marshal Nominees - 111th Congress
Northern District of West Virginia
Gary M. Gaskins: Nominee for U.S. Marshal, Northern District of West Virginia
Gary Gaskins was the Captain with the West Virginia State Police, Troop 1 Headquarters when he retired on October 30, 2009. He held that position from 2005. He is a career-long employee of the State Police, having joined in 1976 and serving as a Trooper with the Clarksburg Detachment until 1988. Mr. Gaskins has been promoted through the ranks and served throughout West Virginia, including assignments in Fairmont, Glenville, Bridgeport, and Morgantown. Since 2005, he has been a member of the Project Safe Neighborhood Steering Committee, a law enforcement initiative managed by the Department of Justice. Mr. Gaskins graduated from Fairmont State College with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Criminal Justice in 1994.