U.S. Marshals Service
Escaped upstate inmates David Sweat and Richard Matt were added to the U.S. Marshals Service 15 Most Wanted fugitives list Thursday.
Federal authorities in New York say they’ve brought criminal charges against seven people in a debt collection scam run out of Georgia.
The town of Islip has contracted with federal law enforcement, and residents say the blasts of high-powered rifles lasts from sunrise to sunset seven days a week, an assault on their ears.
Police said a fugitive who was working in a West Village smoke shop shot and wounded three officers who were trying to arrest him Monday afternoon, before the officers returned fire and killed him.
The home that belonged to Bernie Madoff’s brother, Peter, is on the market after being seized by the U.S. Marshals Service.
Neverson, 39, is wanted for the murder of his sister and ex-girlfriend. Neverson, a native of Trinidad and Tobago, is also sought for parole violation and illegal entry into the U.S.
A videographer came along for the occasion, and entered the private residence during the raid. That violates federal policy – only people who are members of law enforcement can film inside a private residence during a raid.
A Jersey City Police officer, working in conjunction with the U.S. Marshals Service, was wounded during an investigation just after 10 p.m. Thursday in Elizabeth, officials said.
An accountant who once worked for the U.S. Marshals Service is suing the agency, alleging that an employee of the service did a shoddy job handling forfeitures.
The U.S. Marshals Service will be selling the disgraced financier’s personal items on Nov. 13 at the Sheraton Hotel in Manhattan.