U.S. Marshals Service Test
U.S. Marshals Service
||Special Operations Group
George Washington was the first _____________ of the United States of America. He served from April 30, 1789, until March 4, 1797.
In _______, George Washington
and Congress created
____________________________. President Washington appointed ____
United States Marshals. The Marshals were responsible for
___________________. Marshals also were asked to provide law and order,
handle prisoners, hand out Court papers and count people.
The Marshals have always
protected the courts. They have also had lots of other very interesting
duties. In the 1800's, they helped collect taxes, and hunt down
________________ who were stealing from ships. In the 1940's, the Marshals
were mainly responsible for protecting the court and handing out federal
papers. In the 1950s and 1960s, Marshals helped
enforce the laws passed by the Supreme Court ending the separation of citizens
based on their race. The practice of separating citizens based on their
race is called _____________________. The Marshals helped protect African
American individuals that were trying to go to school.
In 1980, a famous
federal prisoner escaped from prison. The marshals helped track down and
United States Marshals and Deputy U.S. Marshals continue their vital role of
protecting the Federal judiciary and courts. Deputy Marshals also conduct
national and international fugitive investigations.
responsible for transporting federal ________________ to and from court.
The Marshals Service maintains a group of highly trained employees to respond to
emergency situations at a moments notice. They are called the
______________________. The Marshals Service also has a group of dogs that
are members of the Special Operations Group. _______________ is a highly
trained explosive detection canine and he works very hard for the Marshals