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Name

Southern District of Texas

District Office Contact

Houston - District Headquarters

  • Phone: (713) 718-4800

Brownsville

  • Phone: (956) 548-2519

Corpus Christi

  • Phone: (361) 888-3154

Galveston

  • Phone: (409) 766-3771

Laredo

  • Phone: (956) 794-1060

McAllen

  • Phone: (956) 618-8025

Victoria

  • Phone: (361) 578-4932
 Southern District of Texas
Name

Southern District of Texas

Thomas Michael O'Connor

Marshal Thomas Michael O'Connor

In February 2020, T. Michael O'Connor was sworn in as the U.S. Marshal of the Southern District of Texas. A fifth-generation South Texas rancher, U.S. Marshal T. Michael O'Connor continues his stewardship in public service and as a businessman. In 2005, O'Connor was sworn in as Sheriff of Victoria County.

District Task Force Contact

Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force

Purpose: Apprehension of United States Marshals Service fugitives and state and local violent offenders.

Participants:

  • U.S. Marshals Service (USMS)
  • Houston Police Department
  • Harris County Sheriff's Office
  • Montgomery County Sheriff's Office
  • Fort Bend County Sheriff's Office
  • Texas Department of Public Safety
  • Texas Department of Criminal Justice – OIG (Office of Inspector General)
  • Texas Attorney General
  • Diplomatic Security Service
  • ICE ERO (U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement - Enforcement and Removal Operations)
  • Galveston County Sheriff's Office
  • Galveston Police Department
  • League City Police Department
  • Texas City Police Department
  • Starr County Sheriff's Office
  • Hidalgo County Sheriff's Office
  • Hidalgo Probation
  • McAllen Police Department
  • Mission Police Department
  • San Juan Police Department
  • Weslaco Police Department
  • Cameron County Sheriff's Office
  • Harlingen Police Department
  • Brownsville Police Department
  • Corpus Christi Police Department
  • Nueces County Sheriff's Office
  • Laredo Police Department
  • Webb County Sheriff's Office
  • Webb County District Attorney
  • U.S. Border Patrol
  • Victoria Police Department

Phone: (713) 718-4259

County

Aransas, Austin, Bee, Brazoria, Brazos, Brooks, Calhoun, Cameron, Chambers, Colorado, De Witt, Duval, Fayette, Fort Bend, Galveston, Goliad, Grimes, Harris, Hidalgo, Jackson, Jim Hogg, Jim Wells, Kennedy, Kleberg, La Salle, Lavaca, Live Oak, Madison, Matagorda, McMullen, Montgomery, Nueces, Refugio, San Jacinto, San Patricio, Starr, Victoria, Walker, Waller, Webb, Wharton, Willacy, Zapata

Court: in Houston, Brownsville, Corpus Christi, Galveston, Laredo, McAllen, Victoria

The organizational structure of the district can be found in the United States Code Title 28, Part I, Chapter 5, Section 124. 

Profiled Fugitives

There is no fugitive information available for this district.

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.