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Capitol Breach Cases

Capitol Breach Cases

Below is a list of defendants charged in federal court in the District of Columbia related to crimes committed at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C, on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. 

Every case is being prosecuted by the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia. Following arrests, or surrender, defendants must appear before district court magistrate/judge where the arrest takes place, in accordance with the Federal Rules of Criminal Procedure.

See the FBI Most Wanted List for the U.S. Capitol Violence

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Case Number Namesort descending Charge(s) Case Documents Location of Arrest Case Status Entry Last Updated*
1:21-cr-73 DECARLO, Nicholas

See accompanying documents.

Texas, Northern District

Arrested - 1/26/21 

Indicted - 2/4/21 

Initial appearance - 2/10/21

Arraigned - 2/12/21 where he pleaded not guilty to all counts.

Superseding indictment returned - 2/18/22

Pleaded guilty - 9/9/22

Sentenced - 12/9/22 to 48 months of incarceration, 36 months supervised release, $2,500 fine, $2,000 restitution

January 18, 2023
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*The field for “Entry Last Updated” is automatically updated whenever an entry is added or any edit to one is made. 

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