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  • Arrested

  • Subpoenaed

Enrique TarrioLast Updated: August 2, 2022



Full Name

Henry Tarrio


Miami, Florida

Insurrection Related Information

  • Organized for 1/6
  • Subpoenaed by 1/6 Commission

Litigation Details

  • Arrested in Miami, Florida


  • Leader, Proud Boys

Executive Summary

Longtime leader of the Proud Boys far-right group “Directed and encouraged” the actions of Proud Boys members who formed “the tip of the spear” in the breach of the U.S. Capitol.

Previously Ran for Office(s)

Ran for U.S. House of Representatives, Florida District 27 in 2023


Leader, Proud Boys

Litigation Details

DOJ Case Number:



  • Conspiracy to Obstruct Official Proceeding
  • Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting
  • Obstruction of Law Enforcement During Civil Disorder and Aiding and Abetting
  • Destruction of Government Property and Aiding and Abetting
  • Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers

Timeline of Litigation

  • Charged

    March 7, 2022 "Indicted 3/7/22."
  • Arrested

    Miami, Florida | March 8, 2022

Affiliated Organizations

    • Extremist / Right-Wing Group

    Proud Boys

    37 individual(s)

    • Extremist / Right-Wing Group

    Oath Keepers

    24 individual(s)

Press Coverage

  • Proud Boys Charged With Sedition in Capitol Attack

    Published on June 6, 2022 Read at New York Times
  • Seditious Conspiracy: Enrique Tarrio, Proud Boys Charged in Jan. 6 Plot

    Published on June 6, 2022 Read at Rolling Stone
  • Leader of Proud Boys and Four Other Members Indicted in Federal Court For Seditious Conspiracy and Other Offenses Related to U.S. Capitol Breach

    Published on June 6, 2022 Read at US DOJ
  • Far-right Oath Keepers exchanged messages about GOP Rep. Ronny Jackson during Jan. 6 riot

    Published on April 19, 2022 Read at CBS News
  • Oath Keepers and Proud Boys were in touch before US Capitol attack, texts reveal

    Published on April 19, 2022 Read at The Guardian
  • Proud Boys leader Enrique Tarrio jailed pending trial in Jan. 6 Capitol attack

    Published on March 15, 2022 Read at Washington Post
  • Document in Jan. 6 Case Shows Plan to Storm Government Buildings

    Published on March 14, 2022 Read at New York Times

Affiliated People (5)

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    • Arrested

    Ethan Nordean

    Litigation Status
    • Arrested in Western District, Washington
    • Charged on June 6, 2022
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    • Arrested

    Joseph Biggs

    Litigation Status
    • Arrested in Ormond Beach, Florida
    • Charged on June 6, 2022
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    • Arrested

    Zachary Rehl

    Litigation Status
    • Arrested in Port Richmond, Pennsylvania
    • Charged on June 6, 2022
    • Leader of Proud Boys' Philly Chapter
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    • Arrested

    Charles Donohoe

    Litigation Status
    • Arrested in Kernersville, North Carolina
    • Pleaded on April 8, 2022
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    • Arrested

    Dominic Pezzola

    Litigation Status
    • Arrested in Rochester, New York
    • Charged on June 6, 2022

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