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For Immediate Release

January 19, 2017 USMS Office of Public Affairs (703) 740-1699
U.S. Marshal Special Deputizes 3,500 Law Enforcement Officers for Inauguration
Washington, DC - U.S. Marshal for the District of Columbia Patrick A. Burke swore-in more than 3,500 law enforcement officers from across the country as special deputy U.S. Marshals for the 58th U.S. Presidential inauguration. The swearing-in ceremony was this afternoon at the D.C. Armory.

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