United States Capitol Police
Notes: This document memorializes critical events leading up to and during the January 6, 2021 attack at the Capitol.
This document provides a chronology of events from December 16, 2020 all the way to January 6, 2021 from the perspective of US Capitol Police.
The United States Capitol Police (USCP) initially learned that several different groups of protesters were organizing demonstrations on U.S. Capitol grounds related to the January 6, 2021 joint session to certify the electoral vote count. USCP documents all of the events that took place from the middle of December all the way to January 6.