Profiles in Terror

For this searchable terror trial database, we analyzed the cases of 508 post-9/11 domestic terrorism defendants, building on a list compiled by the US Department of Justice and including additional cases that meet DOJ's criteria. You can run your own analysis of the data, or browse the full list below. See charts from this data or read the full investigation.

Last Name First Name(s) Charge Datesort icon Investigation Type(s) Charges Outcome Convictions State Alleged Affiliation
Moussaoui Zacarias 12/11/2001 Air piracy, Air safety violations, Explosives, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Terrorist conspiracy, Weapons of mass destruction Pleaded guilty Air piracy, Air safety violations, Explosives, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Terrorist conspiracy, Weapons of mass destruction Virginia Al Qaeda
Lindh John Walker 02/05/2002 Conspiracy to kill Americans, Explosives, Firearms violations, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Explosives, Funding terrorists Virginia Al Qaeda
Jabarah Mohammed 07/30/2002 Conspiracy to kill Americans, Conspiracy to murder, Explosives, Making false statements, Murder, Murder of foreign officials, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Weapons of mass destruction Pleaded guilty Conspiracy to kill Americans, Conspiracy to murder, Explosives, Making false statements, Murder, Murder of foreign officials, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Weapons of mass destruction New York Al Qaeda
Al-Hamdi Ibrahim Ahmed 06/25/2003 Criminal conspiracy, Explosives, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists, Plotting expedition against friendly nation Pleaded guilty Explosives, Firearms violations Virginia
Royer Randall Todd 06/25/2003 Criminal conspiracy, Explosives, Firearms violations, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists, Plotting expedition against friendly nation, Sedititious conspiracy Pleaded guilty Explosives, Firearms violations Virginia
Mohamed Zameer 05/21/2004 Explosives Pleaded guilty Explosives California Al Qaeda
Tumer Yildirim Beyozit 07/23/2004 Explosives, Making false statements Pleaded guilty Making false statements Delaware
Elshafay James 08/27/2004 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives Pleaded guilty Explosives New York
al-Timimi Ali 09/23/2004 Criminal conspiracy, Criminal solicitation, Explosives, Firearms violations, Funding terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy Found guilty Criminal conspiracy, Criminal solicitation, Explosives, Firearms violations, Funding terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy Virginia Taliban
Siraj Shahawar Matin 02/09/2005 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport Found guilty Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport New York
Kassir Oussama Abdullah 02/06/2006 Informant Chemical weapons, Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Explosives, Material support for terrorists Found guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Explosives, Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda
Amawi Mohammad Zaki 02/16/2006 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Threats against the president Found guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Explosives, Material support for terrorists Ohio Iraqi insurgency
el-Hindi Marwan Othman 02/16/2006 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Explosives, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Found guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Explosives, Material support for terrorists Ohio Iraqi insurgency
Abraham Patrick 06/22/2006 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy Found guilty Explosives, Material support for terrorists Florida Al Qaeda
Augustin Burson 06/22/2006 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy Found guilty Material support for terrorists Florida Al Qaeda
Augustine Rothschild 06/22/2006 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy Found guilty Material support for terrorists Florida Al Qaeda
Phanor Stanley Grant 06/22/2006 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy Found guilty Material support for terrorists Florida Al Qaeda
Batiste Narseal 06/22/2006 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy Found guilty Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy Florida Al Qaeda
Reynolds Michael Curtis 10/03/2006 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Criminal solicitation, Explosives, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists Found guilty Criminal solicitation, Explosives, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists Pennsylvania Al Qaeda
Shareef Derrick 01/04/2007 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives, Weapons of mass destruction Pleaded guilty Weapons of mass destruction Illinois
Defreitas Russell 06/28/2007 Informant, Sting Air safety violations, Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport Found guilty Air safety violations, Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport New York
Ibrahim Kareem 06/28/2007 Informant, Sting Air safety violations, Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport Found guilty Air safety violations, Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport New York
Kadir Abdul 06/28/2007 Informant, Sting Air safety violations, Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport Found guilty Air safety violations, Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport New York
Nur Abdel Hameed 06/28/2007 Informant, Sting Air safety violations, Bombings, Explosives, Terrorist attacks on mass transport Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York
Mohamed Ahmed Abdellatif Sherif 08/30/2007 Explosives, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Florida