RELEASE

The White House
Office of the Press Secretary

President Donald J. Trump Announces First Wave of United States Marshal Nominations

Today, President Donald J. Trump today announced his first wave of United States Marshal nominations. The United States Marshal performs the essential functions of protecting the Federal judiciary, apprehending fugitives, transporting prisoners, and protecting witnesses. These five candidates share the President’s vision for “Making America Safe Again.” Accordingly, the President today announced his intent to nominate these individuals to serve as the United States Marshal for their respective jurisdictions:

If confirmed, Daniel R. McKittrick of Mississippi will serve as the United States Marshal for the Northern District of Mississippi. Mr. McKittrick was the Chief U.S. Probation Officer for the Northern District of Mississippi from 2007 to 2017. He joined the U.S. Probation Service in 1991, after 12 years with the Mississippi Department of Corrections. Mr. McKittrick holds a B.S. in Sociology with a minor in Corrections from Mississippi College.

9/11/17