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
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
al-Ghazi Tareq Mousa 05/29/2007 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to kill Americans, Conspiracy to murder, Material support for terrorists, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes Found guilty Conspiracy to murder, Material support for terrorists, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes New York Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
al-Kassar Monzer 05/29/2007 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to kill Americans, Conspiracy to murder, Material support for terrorists, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes, RICO/racketeering Found guilty Conspiracy to kill Americans, Conspiracy to murder, Material support for terrorists, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes, RICO/racketeering New York Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
Godoy Luis Felipe Moreno 05/29/2007 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to kill Americans, Conspiracy to murder, Material support for terrorists, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes, RICO/racketeering Found guilty Conspiracy to kill Americans, Conspiracy to murder, Material support for terrorists, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes, RICO/racketeering New York Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
Kandasamy Karunakaran 05/21/2007 Sting Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists New York Tamil Tigers
Alishtari Abdul Tawala Ibn Ali 02/14/2007 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Fraud/financial crimes, Material support for terrorists, Terrorist fundraising Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Terrorist fundraising New York Terrorist training camps in Afghanistan and Pakistan
Elahwal Saleh 11/15/2006 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Hezbollah
Iqbal Javed 11/15/2006 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Hezbollah
Taleb-Jedi Zeinab 09/29/2006 Informant Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Funding terrorists New York Mujahideen-e-Khalq
Socrates Nachimuthu 09/14/2006 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy New York Tamil Tigers
Patpanathan Vijayashanthar 09/14/2006 Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Tamil Tigers
Pratheepan Thavaraja 09/14/2006 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists New York Tamil Tigers
Vinayagamoorthy Murugesu 09/14/2006 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Tamil Tigers
Sabaratnam Sahilal 09/14/2006 Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes New York Tamil Tigers
Thanigasalam Thiruthanikan 09/14/2006 Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes New York Tamil Tigers
Sarachandran Sathajhan 09/14/2006 Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes New York Tamil Tigers
Yograrasa Nadarasa 09/14/2006 Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Tamil Tigers
Hashmi Syed 05/24/2006 Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty 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)
Farhane Abdulrahman 02/08/2006 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Making false statements New York Taliban
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
Nour Abdulhakeem 11/09/2005 Immigration violations, Making false statements, Obtaining sensitive defense information Pleaded guilty Immigration violations, Making false statements, Obtaining sensitive defense information New York Iraqi insurgency