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
Mostafa Jehad Serwan 10/09/2009 Material support for terrorists Case pending California al-Shabaab
Mosed Shafal 10/21/2002 Agent Provocateur, Informant Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda
Morales Luis Alfredo Daza 01/03/2006 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Immigration violations, Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Florida Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
Mora Adriana Gladys 09/04/2003 Informant, Sting Drug violations, Material support for terrorists Found guilty Drug violations, Material support for terrorists Texas United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia (AUC)
Moheisen Jalal Saadat 01/03/2006 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Immigration violations, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Florida Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)
Mohamud Mohamed Osman 11/26/2010 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Weapons of mass destruction Case pending Oregon
Mohammad Jude Kenan 11/24/2010 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Firearms violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending North Carolina
Mohamed Ahmed Abdellatif Sherif 08/30/2007 Explosives, Firearms violations, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Florida
Mohamed Omar Abdi 12/19/2003 Immigration violations Found guilty Immigration violations California
Mohamed Zameer 05/21/2004 Explosives Pleaded guilty Explosives California Al Qaeda
Mohamed Alaa Allia Ahmed 11/24/2009 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Immigration violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists, Stolen goods/counterfeits Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists, Stolen goods/counterfeits Pennsylvania Hezbollah
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
Menepta Mujahid Abdul 11/29/2001 Firearms violations Pleaded guilty Firearms violations Oklahoma
Mehanna Tarek 11/07/2008 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Case pending Massachusetts Al Qaeda
Medunjanin Adis 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
Mazloum Wassim I. 02/16/2006 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists Found guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists Ohio Iraqi insurgency
Masri Shaker 09/29/2010 Informant Material support for terrorists Case pending Illinois al-Shabaab
Masfaka Mohamad Mustapha Ali 01/22/2010 Immigration violations, Making false statements Pleaded guilty Immigration violations Michigan Hamas
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
Martinez-Flores Luis 10/25/2001 Immigration violations Pleaded guilty Immigration violations Virginia
Martinez Antonio 12/08/2010 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Weapons of mass destruction Case pending Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Weapons of mass destruction Maryland
Malike Sayed Abdul 06/03/2003 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Drug violations, Making false statements Pleaded guilty Making false statements New York
Maldonado Daniel Joseph 04/02/2007 Receiving terrorist training Pleaded guilty Receiving terrorist training Texas Al Qaeda
Makki Ali 06/26/2003 Criminal conspiracy, RICO/racketeering, Stolen goods/counterfeits Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Perjury, RICO/racketeering Michigan
Makki Tarek 06/25/2003 Criminal conspiracy, Making false statements, RICO/racketeering, Stolen goods/counterfeits Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Making false statements, RICO/racketeering, Stolen goods/counterfeits Michigan