Couy Griffin

Social media posts and photos show Griffin present at the Capitol on Jan. 6th. He says he was caught up in the crowd that pushed through the barricades. One of his statements depicted the event as mainly peaceful and mentions he was not involved in violent activity.

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

  • First Name(s): Couy
  • Last Name(s): Griffin
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-92
  • Arrest Location: Washington, DC
  • Judge: Trevor McFadden
  • Entry Last Updated: 08/11/2021
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 07/06/2021
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Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building; Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building

Case Status

Couy Griffin was arrested on 1/17/21 and pleaded not guilty during an arraignment on 3/11. His next status conference is set for 9/20.

USA Attorney

Janani Iyengar
Janani Iyengar US ATTORNEY'S OFFICE FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA Criminal Division 555 Fourth Street, NW Washington, DC 20530 202 252 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED-Designation: US Assistant Attorney

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Information on Writing/Encouragement

Griffin founded an organization called Cowboys for Trump.

Case Documents

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