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Russell Dean Alford

A YouTube video and Capitol surveillance shows Alford inside the Capitol building. He appears to walk peacefully with the crowd and does not engage in violence.

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

  • First Name(s): Russell Dean
  • Last Name(s): Alford
  • Case Number: 1:21-cr-263
  • Arrest Location: Birmingham, AL
  • Judge: Tanya S. Chutkan
  • Entry Last Updated: 07/25/2023
  • Date Docket Downloaded: 09/25/2021
  • Currently Incarcerated: No
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Knowingly Entering or Remaining in any Restricted Building or Grounds without Lawful Authority (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 3/29/21 in Birmingham, Alabama. Charged via criminal information on 3/30/21. Made initial appearance on 4/1/21 where he plead not guilty to all counts and was released on personal recognizance. Voir Dire set for 9/27/2022 and pretrial conference and jury trial took place starting the following day. On 10/5/22, a jury found Alford found guilty on all counts. Sentencing held on 2/2/2023, sentenced to 12 months incarceration as to Count 1, sentenced to 12 months incarceration as to Count 2, sentenced to 6 months incarceration as to Count 3, sentenced to 6 months incarceration as to Count 4. All terms are to run concurrently and will be followed by a term of 12 months Supervised Release. Special Assessment totaling $70.00. Restitution in the amount of $500.00 for all four counts.

USA Attorney

James Dennis Peterson

USA Attorney

Michael Romano
Michael J Romano 555 4th Street N.W. Washington D.C. 20530 202) 307- 6691 [email protected]

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