U.S. Capitol Attack
The timeline of events and investigations around the U.S. Capitol attack on January 6, 2021

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January 27

Jan. 6 rioter who maced Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick sentenced

Julian Khater pleaded guilty to assaulting officers with a dangerous weapon.
January 27
Tear gas is fired at supporters of President Trump who stormed the United States Capitol building in Washington, Jan. 6, 2021.
January 26

Man appears in federal court to face Capitol riot charges

A mid-Michigan man says he’s innocent of the charges brought against him in connection with the Jan. 6, 2021, Capitol riot in Washington
January 26
January 25

Some Jan. 6th rioters gain sympathy for cause in red states

Some participants in the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol insurrection are taking their case that the 2020 presidential election was stolen to sympathetic audiences, including elected officials, in red states
January 25
January 24

Former Proud Boy testifies in Jan. 6 seditious conspiracy trial

Defense attorneys have argued Matthew Greene "knows nothing."
January 24
Enrique Tarrio, leader of the Proud Boys, stands outside of the Hyatt Regency where the Conservative Political Action Conference is being held, Feb. 27, 2021, in Orlando, Fla.
January 24

Judge convicts Capitol rioter who yelled Pelosi threats

She screamed at police to bring out Pelosi so the pro-Trump mob could hang her.
January 24
January 23

Oath Keepers militia members found guilty of seditious conspiracy for Jan. 6 riot

The Civil War-era charge was rarely brought in the U.S. until Jan. 6.
January 23
Members of the Oath Keepers extremist group stand on the East Front of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington. The defendants facing jurors in the latest trial are Joseph Hackett, Roberto Minuta, David Moerschel and Edward Vallejo.
January 24

4 Oath Keepers militia members found guilty in Jan. 6 riots

Roberto Minuta, Joseph Hackett, David Moerschel and Edward Vallejo were convicted in connection with the insurrection.
January 24
VIDEO: 4 Oath Keepers militia members found guilty in Jan. 6 riots
January 23

4 more Oath Keepers convicted of seditious conspiracy

A jury found the militia members guilty of engaging in a seditious conspiracy to stop the certification of President Joe Biden's election victory on Jan. 6, 2021.
January 23
VIDEO: 4 more Oath Keepers convicted of seditious conspiracy
January 23
Richard Barnett, a supporter of US President Donald Trump sits inside the office of US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi as he protest inside the US Capitol in Washington, DC, Jan. 6, 2021.
January 20

3 active-duty Marines charged with participating in Jan. 6 Capitol riot

The Marines worked in intelligence, and one allegedly espoused support for a second civil war, authorities said.
January 20
VIDEO: 3 active-duty Marines charged with participating in Jan. 6 Capitol riot
January 20

3 active-duty Marines charged in Jan. 6 Capitol riot

Three active-duty Marines have been charged in the riot at the U.S. Capitol
January 20
January 09

Jury chosen to hear Proud Boys Jan. 6 sedition trial

A jury has been chosen for the seditious conspiracy trial of former Proud Boys leader Enrique Tarrio and four other members of the far-right extremist group
January 09
January 08

'It broke me': Capitol officer describes recurring trauma of Jan. 6 attack

Officer Harry Dunn told ABC's Pierre Thomas the emotional pain continues.
January 08
U.S. Capitol Police officer Harry Dunn becomes emotional as he testifies before the House Select Committee investigating the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, July 27, 2021 at the Canon House Office Building in Washington, D.C.
January 08

‘I thought I had it beat’: Capitol Police officer Harry Dunn on trauma from Jan. 6

ABC News’ Pierre Thomas sits down with Capitol Police officer Harry Dunn two years after the Jan. 6 attack.
January 08
VIDEO: ‘I thought I had it beat’: Capitol Police officer Harry Dunn on trauma from Jan. 6
January 06

By the Numbers: Jan. 6 investigations

A look behind the numbers behind arrests and prosecutions from the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol.
January 06
VIDEO: By the Numbers: Jan. 6 investigations
January 06

Biden honors officers who defended Capitol on Jan. 6

On the second anniversary of the Jan. 6 attack, President Joe Biden awarded the Presidential Citizens Medal to officers who defended the U.S. Capitol and others who protected democracy.
January 06
On the second anniversary of the Jan. 6 attack, President Joe Biden awarded the Presidential Citizens Medal to officers who defended the U.S. Capitol and others who protected democracy.
January 06

Nation pauses to mark 2 years since Jan. 6 Capitol attack

ABC News correspondent Mary Alice Parks and attorney Richard Frankel, an ABC News contributor, reflect on the two-year anniversary of the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol.
January 06
VIDEO: Nation pauses to mark 2 years since Jan. 6 Capitol attack
January 06

Biden, lawmakers honor officers who defended Capitol on Jan. 6

Thirteen individuals were awarded the Presidential Citizens Medal.
January 06
US President Joe Biden (R) speaks on the second anniversary of the January 6, 2021 attack on the US Capitol, during a ceremony in the East Room of the White House in Washington, DC, Jan. 6, 2023.
January 06

Biden, lawmakers mark 2nd anniversary of Jan. 6 attack

President Joe Biden and members of Congress marked the second anniversary of the attack on the U.S. Capitol by honoring the law enforcement who defended the building.
January 06
VIDEO: Biden, lawmakers mark 2nd anniversary of Jan. 6 attack
January 06

Presidential Citizens Medal awarded to 12 individuals in White House ceremony

The medals were awarded to police officers who defended the U.S. Capitol, and others who protected democracy, as Washington marks the second anniversary of the Jan. 6 attack.
January 06
VIDEO: Presidential Citizens Medal awarded to 12 individuals in White House ceremony