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U.S. Marshals Service

Northern District of Illinois

United States Marshal - Edward L. Gilmore

U.S. Marshal Edward L. Gilmore
U.S. Marshal Edward Gilmore

Edward L. Gilmore was sworn in to be the U.S. Marshal for the Northern District of Illinois on December 01, 2015.

Prior to his current appointment, Edward L. Gilmore served as the Chief of Police for the Calumet City Police Department, a position he held since 2008. Previously, from 1987 to 2008, he worked at the United States Drug Enforcement Administration in Arlington, Virginia, where he served in a number of managerial roles including Associate Deputy Chief Inspector, Deputy Chief Inspector, and Assistant Special Agent in Charge. Gilmore began his career as a police officer in the Chicago Police Department from 1977 to 1987, and he served as the Task Force Officer for the FBI Joint Terrorist Task Force from 1984 to 1987. He received his B.S. from Bradley University in 1977.


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