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
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
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
El Zaatari Salam Ibrahim 11/01/2001 Air safety violations Pleaded guilty Air safety violations Pennsylvania
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
Moussaoui Zacarias 12/11/2001 Air piracy, Air safety violations, Explosives, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Terrorist conspiracy, Weapons of mass destruction Pleaded guilty Air piracy, Air safety violations, Explosives, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Terrorist conspiracy, Weapons of mass destruction Virginia Al Qaeda
Reid Richard 01/16/2002 Air safety violations, Conspiracy to kill Americans, Firearms violations, Terrorist attacks on mass transport, Weapons of mass destruction Pleaded guilty Air safety violations, Conspiracy to kill Americans, Firearms violations, Weapons of mass destruction Massachusetts Al Qaeda