Geoffrey William Sills

Sills was in a group of 5 other individuals who are all accused of physically assaulting Capitol Police.  Sills was seen on camera repeatedly assaulting multiple law enforcement officers. Federal officials say Sills threw multiple objects, including pole-like objects, at law enforcement officers.  Sills is also seen using a strobe light, in an attempt to disorient the officers.

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Charges

Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers of Employees Using a Dangerous Weapon (7) Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers of Employees Using a Dangerous Weapon (8) Robbery and Aiding and Abetting (13) Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers of Employees Using a Dangerous Weapon (15) Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers of Employees Using a Dangerous Weapon (18) Obstruction of an Official Proceeding and Aiding and Abetting (34) Civil Disorder (35) Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon (40) Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds with a Deadly or Dangerous Weapon (48) Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building (52) Act of Physical Violence in a Capitol Grounds or Buildings (53)

Case Status

Arrested 6/18/21. Entered a plea of not guilty as to all counts on 10/4/21 and again on 12/17/21 (5th Superseding Indictment). On 8/23/22, Sills was found guilty as to count 13, 15 and 34 of the 5th Superseding Indictment. Sentencing rescheduled to 2/10/2023 at 3:00 PM in Courtroom 2- In Person before Judge Trevor N. McFadden.

USA Attorney

Ashley Akers
Trial Attorney, Detailee MO Bar No. 69601 1100 L Street NW Washington, DC 20005 Phone- (202)-353-0521 Email- [email protected]

Prison Name

Geoffrey Sills #50240 c/o Northern Neck Regional Jail PO Box 1060 Warsaw VA 22572

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