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
Zazi Najibullah 09/23/2009 Informant Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists, Weapons of mass destruction Pleaded guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists, Weapons of mass destruction New York Al Qaeda
Zayed Mohammed Mohsen Yahya 01/04/2003 Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda, Hamas
Warsame Mohammed 01/20/2004 Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Minnesota Al Qaeda
Warsame Ahmed Abdulkadir 06/30/2011 Criminal conspiracy, Explosives, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists, Receiving terrorist training Case pending New York Al Qaeda, al-Shabaab
Vinas Bryant Neal 11/14/2008 Conspiracy to kill Americans, Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists, Receiving terrorist training Pleaded guilty Conspiracy to kill Americans, Material support for terrorists, Receiving terrorist training New York Al Qaeda
Villalobos Herbert 05/23/2005 Immigration violations Pleaded guilty Immigration violations Virginia Al Qaeda
Ujaama Earnest James 08/28/2002 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Funding terrorists Washington Al Qaeda
Tatar Serdar 05/07/2007 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, Murder/attempted murder of US officials Found guilty Conspiracy to murder New Jersey Al Qaeda
Taher Yasein 10/21/2002 Informant Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda
Steitiye Ali Khaled 03/16/2004 Informant Firearms violations Pleaded guilty Firearms violations Oregon Al Qaeda
Siddiqui Aafia 09/02/2008 Conspiracy to kill Americans, Firearms violations, Murder/attempted murder of US officials Found guilty Firearms violations, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Terrorist acts New York Al Qaeda
Shnewer Mohamad Ibrahim 05/07/2007 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, Firearms violations, Murder/attempted murder of US officials Found guilty Conspiracy to murder, Murder/attempted murder of US officials New Jersey Al Qaeda
Shishani Omar 07/21/2002 Informant Criminal conspiracy, Smuggling, Stolen goods/counterfeits Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Smuggling Michigan Al Qaeda
Shah Syed Mustajab 10/30/2002 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Drug violations, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Drug violations, Material support for terrorists California Al Qaeda
Shah Tarik 06/27/2005 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda
Sandhu Parvez Mehmood 05/23/2007 Informant, Sting Contraband tobacco, Fraud/financial crimes, RICO/racketeering, Terrorist fundraising Pleaded guilty RICO/racketeering Maryland Al Qaeda
Samhan Husam Addelhafiz 03/25/2003 Fraud/financial crimes Pleaded guilty Fraud/financial crimes California Al Qaeda
Sabir Rafiq Abdus 06/27/2005 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists Found guilty Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda
Rockwood Paul Jr. 07/21/2010 Informant Making false statements Pleaded guilty Making false statements Alaska Al Qaeda
Rockwood Nadia 07/21/2010 Informant Making false statements Pleaded guilty Making false statements Alaska 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
Reid Richard 01/16/2002 Air safety violations, Conspiracy to kill Americans, Firearms violations, Terrorist attacks on mass transport, Weapons of mass destruction Pleaded guilty Air safety violations, Conspiracy to kill Americans, Firearms violations, Weapons of mass destruction Massachusetts Al Qaeda
Rehman Tariq Ur 07/07/2010 Informant Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists, Receiving terrorist training, Terrorist conspiracy, Weapons of mass destruction Case pending New York Al Qaeda
Ranjha Saifullah Anjum 05/23/2007 Informant, Sting Contraband tobacco, Fraud/financial crimes, Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering, Terrorist fundraising Pleaded guilty RICO/racketeering, Terrorist fundraising Maryland Al Qaeda
Qureshi Mohammad Salman Farooq 10/13/2004 Making false statements Pleaded guilty Making false statements Louisiana Al Qaeda