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  • Arrested

Daniel ScottLast Updated: March 15, 2023


Bradenton, Florida

Insurrection Related Information

  • Present at Capitol on 1/6

Litigation Details

  • Arrested in Englewood, Florida
  • Status conference on Sep 24, 2021

Executive Summary

Scott is a member of the Proud Boys, a group self-described as a “pro-Western fraternal organization for men who refuse to apologize for creating the modern world; aka Western Chauvinists.”

Publicly available footage depicts Scott in a black ballistic vest, with goggles clipped to it, at the lower west terrace of the Capitol where a large crowd was yelling at U.S. Capitol Police (USCP) officers.

Scott can be seen pushing two USCP officers backward, up the steps. He appears to be one of the first, or perhaps the first, person to initiate contact with law enforcement at this location.  

Litigation Details

DOJ Case Number:



  • Knowingly Entering and Disorderly Conduct in any Restricted Building or Grounds
  • Knowingly Engaging in Act of Physical Violence in any Restricted Building or Grounds
  • Disorderly Conduct and Act of Physical Violence on Capitol Grounds
  • Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder
  • Obstruction of Justice/Congress Assault on a federal officer with physical contact and intent to commit another felony

Timeline of Litigation

  • Arrested

    Englewood, Florida | May 20, 2021
  • Initial Appearance

    May 28, 2021 "Initial appearance 5/28."
  • Status Conference

    September 24, 2021 "Status hearing continued to 9/24 at 1 pm. Defendent remains on personal recognizance bond."

Affiliated Organizations

    • Extremist / Right-Wing Group

    Proud Boys

    37 individual(s)

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