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 Abdikadir 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
Abshir Khalid Mohamud 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
Ahmed Syed Haris 03/23/2006 Informant Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists, Terrorist conspiracy Found guilty Material support for terrorists Georgia Lashkar-e-Taiba
Ahmed Khaleel 12/13/2007 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Ohio Iraqi insurgency
Ahmed Zubair A. 12/13/2007 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists Ohio Iraqi insurgency
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
al-Arian Sami Amin 02/19/2003 Informant Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Immigration violations, Material support for terrorists, Obstruction of justice, RICO/racketeering Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy Florida Palestinian Islamic Jihad
Alessa Mohamed Mahmood 06/04/2010 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas Case pending New Jersey 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
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
Almonte Carlos Eduardo 06/04/2010 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas Case pending New Jersey al-Shabaab
Amawi Mohammad Zaki 02/16/2006 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Explosives, Material support for terrorists, Threats against the president Found guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Explosives, Material support for terrorists Ohio Iraqi insurgency
Asllani Bajram 04/19/2010 Informant Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists Case pending North Carolina
Boyd Daniel Patrick 11/24/2010 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Firearms violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Material support for terrorists North Carolina
Boyd Zakariya 11/24/2010 Informant, Sting Conspiracy to murder, Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Firearms violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Material support for terrorists North Carolina
Boyd Dylan 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
Chhun Yasith 05/31/2005 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Weapons of mass destruction Found guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Weapons of mass destruction California
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
el-Shukrijumah Adnan 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
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
Fariz Hatem Naji 02/19/2003 Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists, RICO/racketeering Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy Florida Palestinian Islamic Jihad
Hassan Mohammad Omar Aly 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
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
Hassoun Adham Admin 01/08/2004 Informant Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Drug violations, Firearms violations, Making false statements, Material support for terrorists, Obstruction of justice, Perjury Found guilty Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Criminal conspiracy, Material support for terrorists Florida Al Qaeda