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Bernard Joseph Sirr

Sirr appeared in the Tunnel near where Roseanne Boyland was eventually killed by police. He is accused of moving his way towards those in the front of the police line, pushing them as the chant “Heave, ho” is heard around him.

Please keep in mind that in the United States, every citizen charged with a crime is presumed innocent until proven guilty.

  • First Name(s): Bernard
  • Last Name(s): Sirr
  • Case Number: 22-cr-00259
  • Arrest Location: North Kingston, RI
  • Judge: Trevor McFadden
  • Entry Last Updated: 12/27/2023
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 11/16/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Civil Disorder (1) Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds (3) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (5) Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds (7) Impeding Passage Through the Capitol Grounds or Building (8) Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings (9)

Case Status

Sirr was arrested on 6/29/22. He appeared in court on 7/7 and was ordered released on personal recognizance. Indicted 7/27. On 7/28, he plead not guilty to all charges filed on a new indictment including fellow J6 defendant Luke Lints. On 1/27/23, a plea agreement was filed for Sirr that includes a guilty plea as to count 1. On 5/23/23, he was sentenced to 2 months in prison, followed by 1 year of probation. Six months of the probation will include home detention. In addition, Sirr was ordered pay a $100 special assessment and $2,000 in restitution.

USA Attorney

Stephen Rancourt
STEPHEN J. RANCOURT Assistant United States Attorney 1601 D Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20530 [email protected] (806) 472-7398

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