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Eastern District of Louisiana

District Office Contact


Eastern District of Louisiana

Eastern District of Louisiana

Scott P. Illing

Marshal Scott P. Illing

Scott P. Illing was appointed on May 25, 2018 to serve as the United States Marshal of the Eastern District of Louisiana. As Marshal, he is responsible for the management, administration, and direction of operations throughout the Eastern District of Louisiana. His overall responsibilities include protecting the United States Courts and judiciary, criminal investigations, executions of federal court orders, the apprehension of fugitives and other law enforcement activities. Marshal Illing is also responsible to act as the chief policy and decision-maker and for the implementation and development of new programs both administratively and operationally.

District Task Force Contact

Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force

Purpose: The Gulf Coast Regional Fugitive Task Force, coordinated by the U.S. Marshals Service, is a multi-agency task force that targets persons wanted by federal, state and local law enforcement officials for violent crimes, narcotic offenses, and sexual offenders in the New Orleans metropolitan area and surrounding Parishes.


  • New Orleans Police Department
  • New Orleans Parish Sheriff's Office
  • Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office
  • St. Bernard Parish Sheriff's office
  • Plaquemines Parish Sheriff's Office
  • St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office
  • St. Charles Parish Sheriff's Office
  • St. John Parish Sheriff's Office
  • Kenner Police Department
  • Louisiana State Police
  • Louisiana Department of Probation and Parole
  • U.S. Customs and Border Patrol

Phone: (504) 589-6079

New Orleans Task Force

Phone: (504) 589-6872


Assumption, Jefferson, Lafourche, Orleans, Plaquemines, Saint Bernard, Saint Charles, Saint James, Saint John the Baptist, Saint Tammany, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne, Washington

Court: in New Orleans

The organizational structure of the district can be found in the United States Code Title 28, Part I, Chapter 5, Section 98.

Profiled Fugitives

If you have information on any fugitives, please call 1-888-869-4589. (24 Hour Tip Line)

The policies and procedures of the various U.S. Marshals Service District Offices found on this website may vary depending on local rules, local needs, and legal and policy interpretations. These policies and procedures, and any variations among District Offices, are not intended to, do not, and may not be relied upon to create any rights, substantive or procedural, enforceable at law by any party or person in any matter civil or criminal. Nor are any limitations thereby placed on otherwise lawful U.S. Marshals Service prerogatives.