Entity: DOJ - U.S. Marshals Service

New Records About Trump Administration’s Response to Summer 2020 Racial Justice Protests

June 17, 2021
The documents include a Secret Service timeline referencing the deployment of tear gas against peaceful protesters on June 1, as well as communications about the federal response to protests in Portland, Ore.

USMS Records Regarding Talking Points About the ‘Migrant Caravan’

May 6, 2021
Records from the Department of Justice in response to American Oversight's request for talking points regarding the so-called "migrant caravan" and for trips to the U.S.-Mexico border. These records include press release notes.

Records Reveal New Details About Rush of Federal Deputations for Controversial Operation Legend Program

April 15, 2021
Records obtained by American Oversight show a rush to deputize local and federal law enforcement officers for the Trump Justice Department program, bolstering the argument that it was a politically motivated rebranding of an existing initiative.

USMS Deployment Records Related to Operation Legend

January 22, 2021
Records from the U.S. Marshals Service in response to American Oversight's request for records regarding the number of federal personnel deployed to American cities as part of Operation Legend. These records include a series of deployment forms.

Investigations Update: The Attack on the Capitol, Georgia U.S. Attorney’s Resignation, and White House Meeting with State Attorneys General

January 13, 2021
Summary: See the latest in our investigations of the violent attack on the U.S. Capitol, the resignation of U.S. Attorney Byung J. Pak, and states’ responses to the pandemic.

FOIA to U.S. Marshals Service for Communications and Directives About Events at Capitol During Congressional Certification of 2020 Election Results

January 11, 2021
FOIA records request to the U.S. Marshals Service seeking communications and directives about the events at the U.S Capitol during the congressional certification of the 2020 election results on Jan. 6, 2021.

FOIA to USMS Seeking Records of Call Logs from Jan. 6, 2021

January 11, 2021
FOIA records request to the U.S. Marshals Service seeking call logs from Jan. 6, 2021. American Oversight seeks these records in light of news reports that President Donald Trump initially denied a deployment request to send the D.C. National Guard to respond to a riot at the Capitol Building.

No Records Response from DOJ Regarding Operation Legend Arrest Data

November 3, 2020
The Department of Justice stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for documents regarding arrests performed by personnel deployed as part of the DOJ’s Operation Legend.

No Records Response from USMS Regarding Covid-19 Risk Posed by Use of Tear Gas and Mass Arrests

October 20, 2020
The U.S. Marshals Service stated that it had no records responsive to American Oversight's request for any assessments or reports on the risk of coronavirus posed by the use of tear gas or other chemical irritants, crowd control techniques, and mass arrests and detention.

USMS Records Regarding Coronavirus Testing for Officers Responding to Protests

September 29, 2020
Records from the United States Marshals Service in response to American Oversight's request for records regarding coronavirus testing for officers responding to protests.