Run, Johnny, Run

Dozens of agents swept into the Pollock residence before dawn on June 30 to try to capture two people charged in connection with the Jan. 6 protest in Washington, D.C. Olivia Pollock, 30, was caught, but her brother Johnny wasn’t found and is one of the few Capitol breach defendants who has been charged but … Read more

Lawmakers investigate as insurrectionists raise money

The Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the U.S. Capitol today heard from police officers who faced pro-Trump supporters storming the building. “The physical violence we experienced was horrific and devastating,” Capitol Police Sgt. Aquilino Gonell told the committee. Speaker Nancy Pelosi said in a statement: The violent domestic attack on Congress … Read more

War, tequila and recovery on path to insurrection

The FBI knew all about Joseph Biggs before the Jan. 6 insurrection in Washington, D.C. They knew he was a leader of the Proud Boys. They knew he had helped plan counter-demonstrations against Antifa in Oregon in 2019 and 2020. Biggs, 37, spoke to law enforcement regularly. He gave them information about Proud Boys’ activities … Read more