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U.S. Marshals Service

Northern District of California - Judicial Security

CourtroomThe Marshals Service protects more than 2,000 sitting judges and approximately 5,250 other court officials at over 400 court facilities throughout the nation. Threats and inappropriate communications against Judges, U.S. Attorneys and other court officers are investigated to determine the level of danger. The Marshals Service conducts protective details to ensure the safety of threatened persons, as well as investigates and prosecutes those who make threats. The Marshals Service also conducts investigations into suspicious items and security breaches at courthouses nationwide.

If you have information about a possible threat to a Federal Judge, U.S. Attorney, or court staff contact the N/CA Judicial Security Inspector at (415) 436-7677, Option 5. is an official site of the U.S. Federal Government, U.S. Department of Justice