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Name

Southern District of West Virginia

District Office Contact

Charleston - District Headquarters

  • Phone: (304) 347-5136

Beckley

  • Phone: (304) 253-1519

Bluefield

  • Phone: (304) 327-6000

Huntington

  • Phone: (304) 529-5560
Southern District of West Virginia
Name

Southern District of West Virginia

Michael T. Baylous

Marshal Michael T. Baylous

United States Marshal Michael T. Baylous began his law enforcement career as a Trooper within the West Virginia State Police. During his career with the West Virginia State Police, he served as a Field Trooper, an Investigator within the Bureau of Criminal Investigations, the Public Information Officer, and a Troop Logistical Officer. In 2018, he retired from the West Virginia State Police, at the rank of Lieutenant, to accept the position of United States Marshal for the Southern District of West Virginia.

District Task Force Contact

Cops United Felony Fugitive Enforcement Division (C.U.F.F.E.D) - Charleston

Location: Charleston, West Virginia

Purpose: Fugitive Investigations/Apprehensions of individuals wanted in the State of West Virginia within the parameters of Memorandum of Understanding.

Participants:

  • United States Marshals Service (USMS)
  • Charleston Police Department
  • Clay County Sheriff's Department
  • Hurricane Police Department
  • Kanawha County Sheriff's Department
  • Office of Inspector General-Social Security Administration
  • Putnam County Sheriff's Department
  • South Charleston Police Department
  • West Virginia Department of Corrections
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshal
  • West Virginia State Police

Phone: (304) 347-5136 (24 Hour Telephone)

Cops United Felony Fugitive Enforcement Division (C.U.F.F.E.D) - Huntington

Location: Huntington, West Virginia

Purpose: Fugitive Investigations/Apprehensions of individuals wanted in the State of West Virginia within the parameters of Memorandum of Understanding.

Participants:

  • United States Marshals Service (USMS)
  • Cabell County Sheriff's Office
  • Cabell County Prosecutor's Office
  • Huntington Police Department
  • Hurricane Police Department
  • Mason County Sheriff's Department
  • Milton Police Department
  • Office of Inspector General-Social Security Administration
  • Putnam County Sheriff's Department
  • Wayne County Sheriff's Department
  • West Virginia Department of Corrections
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshal
  • West Virginia State Police

Phone: (304) 529-5560

Phone: (304) 347-5136 (24 Hour Telephone)

Cops United Felony Fugitive Enforcement Division (C.U.F.F.E.D) - Beckley

Location: Beckley, West Virginia

Purpose: Fugitive Investigations/Apprehensions of individuals wanted in the State of West Virginia within the parameters of Memorandum of Understanding.

Participants:

  • United States Marshals Service (USMS)
  • Beckley Police Department
  • Fayette County Sheriff's Department
  • Nicholas County Sheriff's Department
  • Office of Inspector General-Social Security Administration
  • Raleigh County Sheriff's Department
  • Summersville Police Department
  • West Virginia Department of Corrections
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshal
  • West Virginia State Police

Phone: (304) 253-1519

Phone: (304) 347-5136 (24 Hour Telephone)

Cops United Felony Fugitive Enforcement Division (C.U.F.F.E.D) - Bluefield

Location: Bluefield, West Virginia

Purpose: Fugitive Investigations/Apprehensions of individuals wanted in the State of West Virginia within the parameters of Memorandum of Understanding.

Participants:

  • United States Marshals Service (USMS)
  • Bluefield Police Department
  • Office of Inspector General-Social Security Administration
  • West Virginia Department of Corrections
  • West Virginia State Fire Marshal
  • West Virginia State Police

Phone: (304) 327-6000

Phone: (304) 347-5136 (24 Hour Telephone)

County

Boone, Cabell, Clay, Fayette, Greenbrier, Jackson, Kanawha, Lincoln, Logan, McDowell, Mason, Mercer, Mingo, Monroe, Nicholas, Putnam, Raleigh, Roane, Summers, Wayne, Wirt, Wood, Wyoming

Court:  in Beckley, Bluefield, Charleston, Huntington, Parkersburg

The organizational structure of the district can be found in the United States Code Title 28, Part I, Chapter 5, Section 129.

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.