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U.S. Marshals Service


February 15, 2011 - Director Hylton testified before the House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism and Homeland Security regarding the Marshals Service’s role in enforcing the Adam Walsh Act.  The Director discussed a variety of operations and programs throughout the agency which have produced impressive numbers related to the apprehension of non-compliant sex offenders.  She also answered questions from Representatives about the challenges facing the Marshals Service when it comes to fulfilling its mandates under the Act.  To see a copy of Director Hylton’s written testimony, follow the link provided.

January 30, 2009- Remarks Prepared for Delivery by U.S. Marshals Service
Director John F. Clark at the Plenary Session II Keynote Address Before the National Sheriffs’ Association’s 2009 Winter Conference - Thank you President Goad, Director Kennard, NSA Leadership and members for inviting me to speak today. I feel like I am among friends. In Washington, D.C., it is not easy to be standing before a large group of people and know that they are friends.

September 24, 2008 - Statement by Director John F. Clark on the 219th Anniversary of the U.S. Marshals- Today I congratulate the men and women of the U.S. Marshals Service on the 219th anniversary of the founding of our nation’s oldest federal law enforcement agency.

September 18, 2008 - Remarks by U.S. Marshals Director John F. Clark at the Operation Orange Crush Press Conference - Thank you, Deputy Attorney General Filip. All of us appreciate your support and that of the Attorney General and the U.S. Department of Justice in making our homeland a safer place. Operation Orange Crush, led by the U.S. Marshals, represents an unprecedented law enforcement effort to combat violent crime concentrated on a single state over a specific period of time.

March 12, 2008 - Statement of the Honorable John F. Clark, Director United States Marshals Service Before the United States House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies - "Chairman Mollohan, Ranking Member Frelinghuysen, and Members of the Subcommittee, I appreciate the opportunity to discuss the President’s Fiscal Year 2009 budget request for the United States Marshals Service (USMS). As you know, the missions of the Service are diverse, the challenges we face significant, and our accomplishments many. I look forward to discussing how we, together, can address the critical issues facing our organization and provide the resources necessary to meet its growing demands, in the competent and professional manner the public expects."

April 19, 2007 - Madam Chairman, Senator Shelby, and Members of the Subcommittee, I appreciate the opportunity to appear before you today to discuss the President’s Fiscal Year 2008 budget request for the United States Marshals Service (USMS). As a career Deputy U.S. Marshal, and the former United States Marshal for the Eastern District of Virginia, it is a very great honor to represent the Marshals Service as its Director.

February 14, 2007 - The following testimony was submitted by United States Marshals Service Director John F. Clark before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, February 14, 2007. The written testimony was submitted for a hearing on judicial security and independence.


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