City Marshal's Division

Division Information
The City Marshals Office performs the law enforcement duties of the Municipal Court. These duties include arresting defendants in warrant status, transporting prisoners being held on Lancaster Class C warrants and serving summons and subpoenas issued by the Municipal Court. The city marshals also provide security support for court operations. City marshals are specially trained in court security techniques to maintain order in the court and ensure the safety of the judge, prosecutor and all courtroom participants.

Mission The City of Lancaster Marshal’s Office shall press forward in working to improve the service of civil processes to those who utilize our services. We will continue to make every effort to keep up with technology, laws, and education to grow as an integral unit with local and state law enforcement agencies. We will remain observant in recognizing the changes and trends that will help keep the citizens of Lancaster safer than ever in a changing environment. Statement of Values We, the members of the City of Lancaster Marshal’s Office are committed to the following values:
  • Honesty - truthfulness regardless of circumstances
  • Integrity - honest in word and deed
  • Loyalty - being true to staff and community.
  • Professionalism -efficient, proficient, and prepared
  • Diversity - meeting the needs of the community
  • Accountability - responsible for our acts
  • Citizenship - proactive support of our community
  • Commitment - to the community and our chosen profession
The Marshal's Office has set up an anonymous hotline to report persons with outstanding warrants. Call 972-218-1340 or 972-218-1339 24/7 to report, your identity will remain anonymous.