Matthew Dasilva

Dasilva allegedly approached the Lower West Terrace archway at 4 30pm. He is seen on policy bodycam pushing his hands against an officer’s shield. The context of this interaction is still unclear.

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

  • First Name(s): Matthew
  • Last Name(s): Dasilva
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-00564
  • Arrest Location: Lavon, TX
  • Judge: Emmet Sullivan
  • Entry Last Updated: 12/17/2022
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 08/26/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Civil Disorder (1) Assaulting, Resisting, or Impeding Certain Officers (2) Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building or Grounds (3) Engaging in Physical Violence in a Restricted Building or Grounds (4) Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building (5) Act of Physical Violence in the Capitol Grounds or Buildings (6)

Case Status

Dasilva was arrested on 7/6/21 and appeared in court on 7/16. He was ordered released. Indictment on 9/8/21 and superseding indictment on 1/26/22. He plead not guilty to all charges for a second time on 3/11/22. Bench Trial starts 7/17/23 at 9am in Courtroom 26.

USA Attorney

Robert Juman
Robert Craig Juman U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE 500 E. Broward Blvd. Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33132 786-514-9990 Email: [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: Assistant U.S. Attorney

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