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 Namesort icon First Name(s) Charge Date Investigation Type(s) Charges Outcome Convictions State Alleged Affiliation
Goba Yahya 10/21/2002 Agent Provocateur, Informant Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda
Gamarra-Murillo Carlos 08/18/2004 Informant, Sting Arms control violations, Drug violations, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Arms control violations, Material support for terrorists Florida Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
Faris Iyman 05/01/2003 Informant Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists Virginia Al Qaeda
Elashi Ghassan 07/26/2004 Informant Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering, Tax violations Found guilty Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering, Tax violations Texas Hamas
Elahwal Saleh 11/15/2006 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Hezbollah
el-Mezain Mohammed 07/26/2004 Informant Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering Found guilty Material support for terrorists Texas Hamas
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
Conde Rubio Nancy 09/25/2007 Informant Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists District of Columbia Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
Chesser Zachary 07/02/2010 Explosives, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Criminal solicitation, Extortion, Material support for terrorists Virginia al-Shabaab
Chapman Seifullah 06/25/2003 Criminal conspiracy, Firearms violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists, Plotting expedition against friendly nation Found guilty Criminal conspiracy, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists Virginia Lashkar-e-Taiba
Chandia Ali Asad 09/14/2005 Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists Found guilty Material support for terrorists Virginia Lashkar-e-Taiba
Carpenter Cedric 02/18/2005 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Drug violations, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists Mississippi Abu Sayyaf
Brent Mahmud Faruq 11/07/2005 Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Lashkar-e-Taiba
Boyd Daniel Patrick 11/24/2010 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Firearms violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists North Carolina
Boyd Zakariya 11/24/2010 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Firearms violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists North Carolina
Bin Osman Haniffa 09/19/2006 Informant, Sting Arms control violations, Criminal conspiracy, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering Maryland Tamil Tigers
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
Barrera-De Amaris Fanny 05/21/2003 Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists Found guilty Material support for terrorists Texas United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia (AUC)
Babar Mohammed Junaid 06/03/2004 Informant Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda
Awan Khalid 03/08/2006 Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering Found guilty Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering New York Khalistan Commando Force (KCF)
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
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
Aref Yassin 08/06/2004 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Immigration violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering Found guilty Making false statements, Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering New York Ansar al-Islam
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
Alwan Sahim 10/21/2002 Agent Provocateur, Informant Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda