Most entries on these pages only contain arrests, charges, or indictments, which may eventually be reduced, dropped, or expunged, and as such, these actors may in fact be innocent in a court of law. These are just a few of the raids we have identified.

These are just a few of the law-enforcement raid incidents we have identified. There are many more to be uploaded, so please check back.

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  • Alamo Ministries, Saugus compound, Santa Clarita Valley, CA. Federal agents from several agencies conducted the raid in response to allegations that children were under threat. Local Alamo church raided.
  • Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Eldorado, TX. Federal agents raided the Yearning for Zion Ranch (Warren Jeffs) in an effort to located alleged victims of sexual abuse. YFZ Ranch.


  • Branch Davidian Compound, Waco, TX. Seventy-six cult members died and 11 escaped but were arrested. Four ATF agents were killed and another 16 wounded. Waco Siege by Wikipedia.



  • Church of Scientology. The “FBI raided church offices and seized hundreds of E-meters as suspect medical devices.” The Church Militant.


  • Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Short Creek, AZ. “The Short Creek raid is the name given to the Arizona Department of Public Safety and Arizona National Guard action against Mormon fundamentalists that took place on the morning of July 26, 1953, at Short Creek, Arizona. The Short Creek raid was the largest mass arrest of polygamists in American history. At the time, it was described as ‘the largest mass arrest of men and women in modern American history.’” Adams, Brooke (April 7, 2008). “People who have left sect go to Texas to help”. The Salt Lake Tribune. Archived from the original on April 8, 2008. Retrieved April 7, 2008. “Arizona law enforcement took 263 children into custody and arrested every polygamist in town.” Polygamist Cult Found Guilty of Violating Civil Rights. See: Warren Jeffs