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  • Convicted

Nicholas BrockhoffLast Updated: January 24, 2024


Covington, Kentucky

Insurrection Related Information

  • Present at Capitol on 1/6

Executive Summary

Depicted in surveillance footage: Brockhoff stood above officers and sprayed them with a fire extinguisher, obstructing their ability to see. The surveillance footage then shows Brockhoff entering the Capitol through a broken window.

Litigation Details

Case File:



  • Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding certain officers or employed in the performance of the duties
  • Use of a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon Obstruction of Law Enforcement during Civil Disorder
  • Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds without Lawful Authority
  • Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds
  • Knowingly Engages in Act of Physical Violence in the Grounds or any of the Capitol Buildings
  • Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building

Sentencing Details

  • Prison: 36 month(s)
  • Parole/Supervised Release: 36 month(s)
  • Fine/Restitution: $2700

Press Coverage

  • Kentucky Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Officers During Jan. 6 Capitol Breach

    Published on October 27, 2022 Read at US DOJ
  • Kentucky Man Arrested for Assault on Law Enforcement during Jan. 6 Capitol Breach

    Published on May 28, 2021 Read at US DOJ

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