Office of Congressional Affairs
U.S. Marshal Nominees - 114th Congress
Edward L. Gilmore, to be United States Marshal for the
Northern District of Illinois
Edward L. Gilmore currently serves as the Chief of Police for the
Calumet City Police Department, a position he has held since 2008.
Previously, from 1987 to 2008, he worked at the United States Drug
Enforcement Administration in Arlington, Virginia, where he served in a
number of managerial roles including Associate Deputy Chief Inspector,
Deputy Chief Inspector, and Assistant Special Agent in Charge. Gilmore
began his career as a police officer in the Chicago Police Department
from 1977 to 1987, and he served as the Task Force Officer for the FBI
Joint Terrorist Task Force from 1984 to 1987. He received his B.S. from
Bradley University in 1977.