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
Finton Michael 10/07/2009 Agent Provocateur, Informant, Sting Killing Americans abroad, Murder/attempted murder of US officials Pleaded guilty Killing Americans abroad Illinois
Headley David Coleman 10/11/2009 Informant Bombings, Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Killing Americans abroad, Material support for terrorists Pleaded guilty Bombings, Conspiracy to murder, kidnap, or maim overseas, Killing Americans abroad, Material support for terrorists Illinois Lashkar-e-Taiba