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
Akhdar Elias Mohamad 02/03/2003 Obstruction of justice, RICO/racketeering Pleaded guilty RICO/racketeering Michigan
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
Ashqar Abdelhaleem 10/09/2003 Informant Obstruction of justice, RICO/racketeering Found guilty Obstruction of justice Illinois Hamas
Benkahla Sabri 02/09/2006 Making false statements, Obstruction of justice, Perjury Found guilty Making false statements, Obstruction of justice, Perjury Virginia Lashkar-e-Taiba
Doudzai Mohammad 08/31/2006 Criminal conspiracy, Making false statements, Obstruction of justice Found guilty Criminal conspiracy, Making false statements, Obstruction of justice Maryland
Elgindy Amr I. 05/22/2002 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Fraud/financial crimes, Making false statements, Obstruction of justice, RICO/racketeering Found guilty Criminal conspiracy, Fraud/financial crimes, Making false statements, RICO/racketeering New York
Fidse Abdullahi Omar 05/25/2011 Informant, Sting Making false statements, Obstruction of justice Case pending Texas 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
Nabil Nabi 08/31/2006 Criminal conspiracy, Immigration violations, Making false statements, Obstruction of justice Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Immigration violations, Making false statements, Obstruction of justice Maryland
Naeem Nadia 08/31/2006 Criminal conspiracy, Making false statements, Obstruction of justice Found guilty Criminal conspiracy, Making false statements, Obstruction of justice Maryland
Peters Troy M. 05/22/2002 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Fraud/financial crimes, Obstruction of justice, RICO/racketeering Pleaded guilty Fraud/financial crimes, RICO/racketeering New York
Royer Jeffrey 05/22/2002 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Fraud/financial crimes, Obstruction of justice, RICO/racketeering Found guilty Criminal conspiracy, Fraud/financial crimes, Obstruction of justice, RICO/racketeering New York
Salah Muhammad Hamid 10/09/2003 Informant Material support for terrorists, Obstruction of justice, RICO/racketeering Found guilty Obstruction of justice Illinois Hamas
Sheikh Deka Abdalla 05/25/2011 Informant, Sting Making false statements, Obstruction of justice Case pending Texas al-Shabaab
Wingate Lynn 05/22/2002 Informant, Sting Criminal conspiracy, Obstruction of justice, RICO/racketeering Pleaded guilty Obstruction of justice New York