James Burton Mcgrew

McGrew approached police yelling statements such as “We’re coming in here whether you like it or not” and “Fight with us, not against us.” He held up a phone to record the names of officers and their badge numbers.

McGrew later struck an officer and attempted to take his baton.

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


"Assaulting, Resisting or Impeding an Officer Civil Disorders Obstruction of an Official Proceeding Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building or Grounds Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings Parading, Demonstrating or Picketing in a Capitol Building"

Case Status

McGrew was arrested on 5/28 and appeared in court initially on 6/1. He pleaded not guilty to all accounts. His last status conference was held on 8/19.

USA Attorney

Lucy Sun
Lucy Sun DOJ-USAO 595 Main Street, Worcester, MA 01608 508 368 [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY-ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED--Designation: US Assistant Attorney

Prison Name

James McGrew Inmate# 377892 Correctional Treatment Facility DC-CTF 1901 D St. SE Washington DC 20003

Information on Writing/Encouragement

*Prisoner mail is reviewed by guards. Please keep messages of encouragement to a general and/or religious nature. For example, do not mention the events of Jan. 6th or other current events under criminal investigation.

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