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
Abdi Nuradin M. 06/14/2004 Informant Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Immigration violations, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Ohio Al Qaeda
Abdi Mohamed 10/23/2001 Informant Stolen goods/counterfeits Pleaded guilty Stolen goods/counterfeits Virginia Al Qaeda
Abdi Abdillah 04/03/2002 Criminal conspiracy, Fraud/financial crimes Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Fraud/financial crimes Virginia Al Qaeda
Abdoulah Mohadar 11/02/2001 Immigration violations, Making false statements Pleaded guilty Making false statements California Al Qaeda
Abdullahu Agron 05/07/2007 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Firearms violations Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy New Jersey Al Qaeda
Abdulmutallab Umar Farouk 01/06/2010 Air safety violations, Attempted murder, Firearms violations, Weapons of mass destruction Case pending Michigan Al Qaeda
Abraham Patrick 06/22/2006 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Sedititious conspiracy Found guilty Explosives, Material support for terrorists Florida Al Qaeda
Abu Ali Ahmed Omar 02/03/2005 Air piracy, Air safety violations, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists, Threats against the president Found guilty Air piracy, Air safety violations, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists, Threats against the president Virginia Al Qaeda
Abujihaad Hassan 03/21/2007 Informant Material support for terrorists, Obtaining sensitive defense information Found guilty Material support for terrorists, Obtaining sensitive defense information Connecticut Al Qaeda
Afridi Muhammed Abid 10/30/2002 Informant, Sting Drug violations, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Drug violations, Material support for terrorists California Al Qaeda
Afzali Ahmad Wais 10/19/2009 Informant Making false statements Pleaded guilty Making false statements New York Al Qaeda
Ahmed Aref 09/22/1999 Informant Contraband tobacco, Drug violations, RICO/racketeering Pleaded guilty RICO/racketeering New York Al Qaeda
Ahmed Farooque 10/26/2010 Agent Provocateur, Sting Material support for terrorists, Terrorist attacks on mass transport Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists, Terrorist attacks on mass transport Virginia Al Qaeda
Ahmedzay Zarein 01/08/2010 Informant Making false statements Pleaded guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists, Weapons of mass destruction New York Al Qaeda
al-Attas Hussein 07/25/2002 Making false statements Pleaded guilty Making false statements New York Al Qaeda
al-Bakri Mukhtar 10/21/2002 Informant Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda
al-Hamdan Montaser 10/31/2001 Immigration violations Pleaded guilty Immigration violations Florida Al Qaeda
al-Marabh Nabil 12/06/2001 Criminal conspiracy, Immigration violations, Making false statements Pleaded guilty Immigration violations New York Al Qaeda
al-Marri Ali Saleh Kalah 02/26/2009 Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Illinois Al Qaeda
al-Moayad Mohammed Ali Hassan 01/04/2003 Informant, Sting Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists New York Al Qaeda, Hamas
al-Nalfi Mohamed 03/22/2001 Informant Conspiracy to kill Americans, Conspiracy to murder, Military sabotage, Murder/attempted murder of US officials Pleaded guilty Military sabotage New York Al Qaeda
al-Rababah Eyad 03/06/2002 Immigration violations Found guilty Immigration violations Virginia Al Qaeda
al-Salmi Faisal M. 10/09/2001 Making false statements Found guilty Making false statements Arizona Al Qaeda
Ali Ilyas 10/30/2002 Informant, Sting Drug violations, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Drug violations, Material support for terrorists California Al Qaeda
Alwan Waad Ramadan 05/26/2011 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Conspiracy to kill Americans, Killing Americans abroad, Material support for terrorists, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes, Weapons of mass destruction Case pending Kentucky Al Qaeda