Diana Santos-Smith

Dawn Bancroft and Diana Santos Smith entered and exited the Capitol Building through the same window.  Bancroft estimated that the two were inside the building for less than a minute.  There is no account of violence committed by either of these two women.

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

  • First Name(s): Diana
  • Last Name(s): Santos-Smith
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-271
  • Judge: Zia M. Faruqui
  • Entry Last Updated: 04/20/2022
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 04/20/2022
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds (1) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds (2) Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building (3) Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building (4)

Case Status

Arrested 1/29/21 in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. During an arraignment on 4/29/21, she pleaded not guilty to all counts. On 9/28/21, she pleaded guilty to count 4. Sentencing set for 5/26/2022 at 1:00 PM in Telephonic/VTC before Judge Emmet G. Sullivan.

USA Attorney

Rachel A. Fletcher
Rachel A. Fletcher Assistant United States Attorney TX Bar No. 24078505 Violent Crime and Narcotics Trafficking Section 555 4th Street, N.W., Room 4840 Washington, D.C. 20530 Office: (202) 252-7093 [email protected]

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