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
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
Tumer Yildirim Beyozit 07/23/2004 Explosives, Making false statements Pleaded guilty Making false statements Delaware
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
Shareef Derrick 01/04/2007 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives, Weapons of mass destruction Pleaded guilty Weapons of mass destruction Illinois
Shahzad Faisal 06/17/2010 Explosives, Firearms violations, Terrorist conspiracy, Weapons of mass destruction Pleaded guilty Explosives, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists New York Taliban
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
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
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
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
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
Mohamed Ahmed Abdellatif Sherif 08/30/2007 Explosives, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Florida
Mohamed Zameer 05/21/2004 Explosives Pleaded guilty Explosives California 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
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
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
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
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
Hassoun Sami Samir 10/14/2010 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives, Killing Americans abroad Case pending Illinois
Hammadi Mohanad Shareef 05/26/2011 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes Case pending Kentucky Al Qaeda
Elshafay James 08/27/2004 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives Pleaded guilty Explosives New York
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
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
Chesser Zachary 07/02/2010 Explosives, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Criminal solicitation, Extortion, Material support for terrorists Virginia al-Shabaab
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
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