U.S. Marshals Service

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2013

    NYPD Warrant Squad Cops Wear Controversial "Hunting of Man" T-Shirts

    Members of the NYPD's Queens Warrant Squad were spotted last week wearing T-shirts imprinted with a quote that some folks might find just a little bit offensive. A photo is at right. The quote reads, "There is no hunting like the hunting of man, and those who have hunted armed men long enough and l ... More >>

  • Film

    May 22, 2013
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    May 16, 2013

    City Used Memo Leak to Drag Stop-and-Frisk Judge Through the Mud, Lawyers Say

    In an act of desperation, the city of New York has used the media to launch a "despicable" attack on the federal judge presiding over a landmark stop-and-frisk trial, attorneys for the plaintiffs say. Early Wednesday morning, the New York Daily News published a story describing an internal report c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2013

    Former "Most Wanted Deadbeat Parent" Pleads Guilty to Being A Really Crappy Dad

    Robert Sand, 50, didn't just become America's most deplorable father overnight, it took stubborn determination and dogged non-commitment to neglect and dodge his children for more than a decade -- while racking up a $1.2 million child-support bill. Sand went the extra mile to be that horrible, and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2012

    That Silly Thing About the FBI Classifying Juggalos as a Gang? It's No Joke.

    Last week, the U.S. Marshal's Service issued a press release with this headline: "Gang Member Removed from New Mexico's Most Wanted." The apprehended menace in question was 20-year-old Mark Anthony Carlson, a white 140-pound male wanted on a felony bench warrant for missing probation. His gang affil ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2012

    James "Jimmy Henchman" Rosemond, Ex Rap Mogul, Guilty of Narcotics Trafficking, Say Feds

    Ex-Rap mogul James "Jimmy Henchman" Rosemond, 47, was found guilty today in Brooklyn for leading a drug gang that moved thousands of pounds of cocaine cross country, often in musical instrument cases, to the streets of Brooklyn and Queens. Among a slew of charges, Rosemond was convicted of trying to ... More >>

  • News

    December 14, 2011

    He's No Angel

    The federal informant the government doesn't want you to know about

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2011

    John Edwards Mugshot: A Photoshopper's Dream

    ​The grin, the fancy haircut, the blue tie -- it's all there in ex-Senator and two-time presidential candidate John Edwards' mugshot, released today by the U.S. Marshals Service to the delight of the internet everywhere. Edwards pleaded not guilty to conspiracy and violating campaign laws for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2011

    Unabomber's Items Will Be Auctioned to Compensate Victims

    U.S. Marshals Kaczynski's typewriter ​How would you like to have one of Ted Kaczynski's personal documents? Wait, you wouldn't? Well, why not? Doesn't everyone want to own a treasured item from one of America's most "celebrated" killers? (If you answered any one of these questions with "no," y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2011

    WWBMD? (What Would Bernie Madoff Drink?)

    WikipediaOnly drinking water in the slammer now, huh Bernie?​Looks like personal freedom wasn't the only thing Bernie Madoff had to give up when heading off to the slammer. He is saying so long to his impressive wine collection, up for online auction at Morrell & Company on May 18 at 10 a.m.

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    Scooby, NYPD Bloodhound Who Caught Cop-Killers, Dies

    DCPI photo of Scooby​Alas, Scooby, the NYPD bloodhound who in 2007 helped find the men who shot and killed Officer Russel Timoshenko, 23, and wounded Officer Herman Yan, has died after suffering from an undisclosed illness. He was 10, which the Daily News points out is "70 in people years." ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2011

    Mafia Bust Mugshots Miss Almost All of the Good Nicknames

    "Pepe," via TPM​Talking Points Memo has constructed an informative and visually pleasing slideshow of mugshots from January's "Biggest Mob Bust Ever," which we noted at the time both for its epic corralling of suspected criminals, but more playfully for its collection of some of the greatest n ... More >>

  • News

    October 20, 2010

    Grinding Justice

    Operation Streamline Costs Millions, Tramples the Constitution, Treats Migrants Like Cattle, and Doesn't Work

  • Blogs

    September 23, 2010

    Vito Lopez Can't Catch a Break: Three Investigations for a Man Battling the Big C

    ​The timing couldn't be worse for top Brooklyn Democrat Vito Lopez. Last week, he quietly let friends know that he's had a recurrence of the cancer that's been in remission since the mid '90s. He'll be undergoing heavy chemotherapy over the next few weeks. Today comes a Times story stating tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2010

    Full Body Scanners Can Store Unidentifiable Images Of You

    SUH-kurity​We're back with the privacy debate on full body scanners. They're coming to New York soon, and yesterday, CNET reported that a privacy advocate group in D.C. is taking the Transportation Security Administration to task (again) because full body scanners used by feds in other departments ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2010

    Allen Ginsberg Explains Timothy Leary

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 12, 1968, Vol. XIV, No. 9 Remarks on Leary's Politics of Ecstasy by Allen Ginsberg By the late '40s of this memory Century the people I knew best and loved the most had already broken through the crust of old Reason & were dow ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2010

    Cops Nab Fugitive Joseph Roman in Vegas For The 2008 Murder of Daniel Wallace

    ​Date: March 14, 2008, 8:37 p.m. Location: In front of 1490 Metropolitan Ave., Parkchester, The Bronx. It took just over two years, but the police have arrested a man sought in the 2008 slaying of 19-year-old Daniel Wallace of Unionport Road in the Bronx. NYPD detectives and folks with the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 15, 2009

    Madoff swag auction brings in almost $1m

    ​Under the watchful eyes of 150 members of the press, roughly 500 bidders crowded into a ballroom at the Sheraton and 1,100 registered online bidders competed yesterday for the chance to overpay for their own shabby relic of Bernie Madoff's version of the american dream.

  • Blogs

    November 8, 2009

    Most Wanted NY criminal caught in NC

    ​The NYPD's Most Wanted Fugitive, according to the police website, was caught in Rocky Mount NC over the weekend by New York and Rocky Mount police, and the U.S. Marshals service. Rasheem Williams, known to the Post as the "Red Sox bandit" after the hat he was wearing for o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    2nd Suspect in Queens Bias Attack Apprehended in Virginia

    The second suspect in last week's suspected gay-bash in Queens has been apprehended in Norfolk, Virginia. Daniel Rodriguez (pictured) was picked up by U.S. Marshals on a tip to the NYPD. Jack Price, 49, had his jaw and ribs broken in the attack last Thursday, during which Rodriguez and Daniel Aleman ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2009

    Interview: Rapper Nipsey Hussle on West Coast Hip-Hop and Rolling Sixty Crips

    "I mean Aspen, Portland: They're on the West Coast, but for an L.A. dude it's like the middle of nowhere. We got U.S. Marshals hopping on the bus in Salt Lake City." Not since the emergence of The Game on the national hip-hop scene has Los Angeles had such a promising new rapper as Nipsey Hussle. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 13, 2007

    Taking Time from 'The Office' to Catch Criminals

    Eagle-eyed U.S. Marshall Danny Potucek helped spot and apprehend Robert Ellis, the cop-shooting suspect who was hiding out in the Poconos woods yesterday. One eagle-eyed newspaper reader couldn't help but notice Potucek's resemblence to Ricky Gervais from "The Office." Ricky Gervais from "The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2006

    P.R. Independence Figure Nabbed

    In the latest friction between federal agents and the Puerto Rican independence movement, the FBI busted a veteran militant in San Juan yesterday for allegedly violating the terms of his release from federal prison. The timing of Antonio Camacho Negron's arrest makes independentistas suspicious, be ... More >>

  • News

    November 12, 2002
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    January 23, 2001

    New York’s Bush Boys

    Pataki, Sweeney, Powers, Fossella to Prosper in Dubya Reign

  • News

    August 31, 1999

    The User Who Got Used

    For years, Tony Merritt Did the Dirty Work for Cops and Landlords, Helping Them Bust and Evict Drug Dealers. So Why Is the Times Square Hotel, His Latest Home, Showing Him the Door?