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
Yusuf Nima Ali 11/12/2010 Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending California al-Shabaab
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
Sheikh Deka Abdalla 05/25/2011 Informant, Sting Making false statements, Obstruction of justice Case pending Texas al-Shabaab
Salat Mustafa Ali 07/20/2010 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal solicitation, Firearms violations, Immigration violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending Minnesota al-Shabaab
Omar Ahmed Ali 07/20/2010 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal solicitation, Firearms violations, Immigration violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending Minnesota al-Shabaab
Mostafa Jehad Serwan 10/09/2009 Material support for terrorists Case pending California al-Shabaab
Mohamed Omer Abdi 11/17/2009 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists Minnesota al-Shabaab
Masri Shaker 09/29/2010 Informant Material support for terrorists Case pending Illinois al-Shabaab
Maruf Zakaria 07/20/2010 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal solicitation, Firearms violations, Immigration violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending Minnesota al-Shabaab
Kaziu Betim 09/18/2009 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists Found guilty Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering New York al-Shabaab
Isse Abdifatah Yusuf 02/19/2009 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Minnesota al-Shabaab
Isse Abdiweli Yassin 07/20/2010 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal solicitation, Firearms violations, Immigration violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending Minnesota al-Shabaab
Hassan Kamal Said 02/11/2009 Informant Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Minnesota al-Shabaab
Hassan Mohamed Abdullahi 07/20/2010 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal solicitation, Firearms violations, Immigration violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending Minnesota al-Shabaab
Hassan Hawo Mohamed 07/06/2010 Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending Minnesota al-Shabaab
Hammami Omar 09/24/2009 Material support for terrorists Case pending Alabama al-Shabaab
Fidse Abdullahi Omar 05/25/2011 Informant, Sting Making false statements, Obstruction of justice Case pending Texas al-Shabaab
Faarax Cabdulaahi Ahmed 07/20/2010 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal solicitation, Firearms violations, Immigration violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending Minnesota al-Shabaab
Chesser Zachary 07/02/2010 Explosives, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Criminal solicitation, Extortion, Material support for terrorists Virginia al-Shabaab
Almonte Carlos Eduardo 06/04/2010 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas Case pending New Jersey al-Shabaab
Ali Adarus Abdulle 10/27/2009 Informant Perjury Pleaded guilty Perjury Minnesota al-Shabaab
Ali Abdisalan Hussein 07/20/2010 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal solicitation, Firearms violations, Immigration violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending Minnesota al-Shabaab
Ali Amina Farah 07/06/2010 Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending Minnesota al-Shabaab
Alessa Mohamed Mahmood 06/04/2010 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas Case pending New Jersey al-Shabaab
Ahmed Salah Osman 02/19/2009 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists Minnesota al-Shabaab