Pamela Anne Hemphill

Hemphill shared on social media that she was present at the Capitol on Jan. 6th. She entered the building with the crowd, cheered, and took pictures.

Later she was escorted out by police who were attempting to persuade the crowd to leave. There is no evidence she engaged in violence.

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


TEMPORARY RESIDENCE OF THE PRESIDENT; Entering and Remaining in a Restricted Building (1) TEMPORARY RESIDENCE OF THE PRESIDENT; Disorderly and Disruptive Conduct in a Restricted Building (2) VIOLENT ENTRY AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT ON CAPITOL GROUNDS; Violent Entry and Disorderly Conduct in a Capitol Building (3) VIOLENT ENTRY AND DISORDERLY CONDUCT ON CAPITOL GROUNDS; Parading, Demonstrating, or Picketing in a Capitol Building (4)

Case Status

Hemphill was arrested on 8/3/21 and initially appeared in court on 8/5. She pleaded not guilty to all counts on 9/20. On 1/21/22, she plead guilty to count 4. Hemphill was sentenced to 60 days of incarceration and 3 years of Supervised Release. She was ordered to pay a $10 special and $500 restitution.

USA Attorney

Katherine Nielsen
Katherine Nielsen DOJ-CRM Fraud Section 1400 New York Ave., NW Washington, DC 20530 202-355-5736 Email: [email protected] LEAD ATTORNEY ATTORNEY TO BE NOTICED Designation: Assistant U.S. Attorney

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