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U.S. Marshal Nominees - 111th Congress


Mark Ericks: Nominee for United States Marshal, Western District of Washington

Mark Ericks a life-long Washington resident, spent nearly 17 years with the Bellevue Police Department and 12 years as the Chief of Police for the City of Bothell, Washington.  In 1973, he arrested the “Bellevue Sniper” and in 1990, he was in charge of the investigative team which identified George Russell as the Bellevue serial murderer.  Since 2005, Mr. Ericks has served in the Washington State House of Representatives, representing the district covering northern King County and southern Snohomish County.  He currently resides in Snohomish, Washington. is an official site of the U.S. Federal Government, U.S. Department of Justice