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U.S. Marshals Service

District of North Dakota

United States Marshal Paul Ward


U.S. Marshal Paul Ward
U.S. Marshal Paul Ward

Paul Ward was sworn is as the United States Marshal for the District of North Dakota on May 20, 2010.

Marshal Ward was a Senior Special Agent with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Office of the Inspector General, a position he held since 1989. From 1986 to 1989, he was a Special Agent with the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigations. Mr. Ward served as a Police Officer for the City of Nashua, New Hampshire, from 1985 to 1986, and as a Detective Lieutenant with the Ward County Sheriff’s Department in Minot, North Dakota from 1979 to 1985. Prior to that, he was a Police Officer in Minot, and served with the U.S. Air Force Security Police. Mr. Ward was awarded a Bachelor of Science Degree from Minot State University in 1983.

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