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  • Convicted

Kevin StrongLast Updated: May 26, 2022

Location

Beaumont, California

Insurrection Related Information

  • Present at Capitol on 1/6

Litigation Details

  • Arrested in Riverside, California
  • Sentenced on Mar 7, 2022

Occupation(s)

  • FAA Employee

Executive Summary

In the days leading up to that date, Strong told users on the app Parler that he might be able to use his credentials as an FAA employee to get past police barriers.  He was a self-described follower of “Qanon,” and already the subject of an investigation opened Dec. 30, 2020, six days before a mob intent on decertifying the results of the presidential election stormed the U.S. Capitol, according to a sworn statement from an FBI Agent. A witness told authorities the electronics technician working for the Federal Aviation Administration in San Bernardino was “stockpiling items” and claiming World War III was going to occur on Jan. 6, 2021.

Occupation(s)

FAA Employee

Litigation Details

DOJ Case Number:

1:21-cr-114

Charges

  • Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds;
  • Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds;
  • Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building;
  • Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building;

Timeline of Litigation

  • Arrested

    Riverside, California | January 22, 2021
  • Arraigned

    March 2, 2021 "Arraigned on 3/2 and pleaded not guilty to counts 1,2,3 and 4."
  • Charged

    February 11, 2021 "Charged via criminal information on 2/11."
  • Status Conference

    September 20, 2021 "Status conference set for 9/20 at 11 am."
  • Pleaded

    December 17, 2021 "Pleaded guilty on 12/17/21."
  • Sentenced

    March 7, 2022 "Sentenced 3/7/22 to 24 months of probation, including 30 days of home detention, $500 restitution, 60 hours community service."

Sentencing Details

  • Prison: 24 month(s)
  • Community Service: 60 hour(s)
  • Fine/Restitution: $500

Affiliated Organizations

    • Conspiracy / Misinformation

    QAnon

    24 individual(s)

    • Extremist / Right-Wing Group

    The Patriot Party

    1 individual(s)

Press Coverage

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