President Trump to nominate Victoria Sheriff O’Connor to serve as US Marshal

A statement from the White House states that Friday, President Donald J. Trump announced his intent to nominate Thomas Michael O’Connor of Texas to serve as United States Marshal for the Southern District of Texas.

T. Michael O’Connor is the Sheriff of the Police Department of Victoria County, Texas and has served in that role for over 14 years.

Previously, Sheriff O’Connor served in various positions in the Sheriff’s Offices for Refugio, Goliad, and Victoria Counties, including as a member of the Victoria County Sherriff’s Office Special Weapons and Tactical Team (SWAT).

Sheriff O’Connor also taught Law Enforcement Professionalism and Ethics at Victoria College Law Enforcement Academy from 2002 to 2004 and earned his B.S. from Texas A&M University.