ND State Criminal Cases

There have been a total of 836 NoDAPL state criminal cases.

News about these cases is available on our Updates page and on our Facebook page.


Total NoDAPL North Dakota state criminal cases: 836*

Concluded Cases:

Dismissed: 392

Acquitted at trial: 42

Pretrial diversion:  188

Plea agreement:  146

Convicted at trial:  26

Total concluded cases: 794

Ongoing Cases:

Open and proceeding to trial:  2

Inactive/warrant status:  40

On appeal to North Dakota Supreme Court:  0

Total ongoing cases: 42

* This is the number of NoDAPL North Dakota state criminal cases that have a separate case number. It may change over time if cases are dismissed due to lack of evidence and then re-charged (with new charges and case numbers). There may be several charges involved in any one case and some people may have more than one case.

Information accurate as of August 8, 2019