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
Abodayah Akram 12/03/2003 Drug violations Pleaded guilty Drug violations New Jersey
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
Alghamdi Muhamed Nasir 10/25/2001 Drug violations, Immigration violations Pleaded guilty Drug violations, Immigration violations Florida
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
Jensen Uwe 12/04/2002 Informant, Sting Drug violations, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Drug violations, Material support for terrorists Texas United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia (AUC)
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)
Puerta Edgar Fernando Blanco 12/04/2002 Informant, Sting Drug violations, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Drug violations, Material support for terrorists Texas United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia (AUC)
Shah Syed Mustajab 10/30/2002 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Drug violations, Funding terrorists, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Drug violations, Material support for terrorists California Al Qaeda
Varela Carlos Ali Romero 12/04/2002 Informant, Sting Drug violations, Material support for terrorists Found guilty Drug violations, Material support for terrorists Texas United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia (AUC)
Wasil Jarallah 04/06/2005 Criminal conspiracy, Drug violations, Fraud/financial crimes, Immigration violations Pleaded guilty Criminal conspiracy, Drug violations, Fraud/financial crimes, Immigration violations Michigan
Wu Chao Tung 08/17/2005 Informant, Sting Contraband tobacco, Criminal conspiracy, Drug violations, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes, Stolen goods/counterfeits Pleaded guilty Contraband tobacco, Criminal conspiracy, Drug violations, Obtaining missiles to destroy airplanes, Stolen goods/counterfeits California