How researchers are identifying suspects in the U.S. Capitol siege

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Some of the rioters who stormed the U.S. Capitol last week wore gear that makes it difficult to identify them, but investigators have zeroed in on a number of clues. John Scott-Railton, a senior researcher at the Citizen Lab at the University of Toronto's Munk School, joins CBSN to discuss the techniques that helped ID suspects who are now facing charges.
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  • uhhi JUST SAYIN!! but just watched an MSN report that said his ex wife told the FBI of his being at the capitol.

    Ned StudiosNed Studios15 tuntia sitten
  • I still can't grasp how serious this was, because I mostly avoid political news. When they mentioned "zip ties", I realized how worst it would've been.

    ruzzell907ruzzell90716 tuntia sitten
  • It’s sad that this is what you have to deal with in the military presently. Some of these people was in charge of troops and significant leadership roles. You know that didn’t up hold there oath of Office

    dd214fishingdd214fishingPäivä sitten
  • We are in a war zone

    Jamie AdamsJamie AdamsPäivä sitten
  • That’s how the the navy seals killed bin ladin

    Jamie AdamsJamie AdamsPäivä sitten
  • Have u ever seen a ranger line? They run up and spread out as a fire team right ,left front and back it’s called a zone of fire

    Jamie AdamsJamie AdamsPäivä sitten
  • This cannot ever happen ever again

    Jamie AdamsJamie AdamsPäivä sitten
  • I’m so damn sad

    Jamie AdamsJamie AdamsPäivä sitten
  • God bless the media workers

    Jamie AdamsJamie AdamsPäivä sitten
  • I’ll take up the Celtic sword s of my country

    Jamie AdamsJamie AdamsPäivä sitten
  • They r traitors to my country

    Jamie AdamsJamie AdamsPäivä sitten
  • I gave a outh to my country as a marine to protect my country from all those that will come against my country my flag my counrty those that took place in the riots at the capital dishonor their outh

    Jamie AdamsJamie AdamsPäivä sitten
  • What happened in the capitol was awful, very sad, and unfortunate, but do you really think that if this sort of thing happen around the world it could not happen here? you know what, keep sleeping on it, and by the way, this is a problem that started the day that Trump was elected president back in 2016. The roots of this problem goes deeper than what happened in the capitol.

    Paulus DecimusPaulus DecimusPäivä sitten
  • They are all moving to Florida, like coachroaches caught in the corner.

    cwill2000cwill2000Päivä sitten

    Turtle UnoTurtle UnoPäivä sitten
  • The military that was on guard there....a lot of them r COVID-19 now!!!

    Turtle UnoTurtle UnoPäivä sitten
  • It’s not just that they believed and acted on lies, it’s that they somehow identified with certain rhetoric before being told the Election was ridged, to the point that by the election they were beyond reason. It’s very cultish. Sometimes when people want to hear nonsense like the Birther stuff they can be totally played and manipulated off the garbage they want to hear.

    Spits FlamezSpits FlamezPäivä sitten
  • Those rioters were victims too, the real murderers are trump, Fox News and all fake news makers.

    P. H. LiuP. H. LiuPäivä sitten
  • Oath was against foreign and domestic. You can't be that stupid but it seems u R.

    Travis SealsTravis SealsPäivä sitten
  • White Supremist not.Bidens cohorts on payroll instigated this

    Jay DavisJay Davis2 päivää sitten
  • Obvious questions followed by obvious answers with a lot of editorial comments mixed in.

    Simple ThingsSimple Things2 päivää sitten
  • Why wasn't anyone identifying the terrorist that attacked our police and burned and looted our cities.the double standard takes away your matter what.

    Jay DavisJay Davis2 päivää sitten
  • The mindless dress psychologically smile because yew coincidentally flower past a impossible pizza. ugly, intelligent trick

    utopia toddersonutopia todderson2 päivää sitten
  • Why aren’t people being identified and arrested for burning and looting entire city’s?

    H JorganH Jorgan2 päivää sitten
  • The important thing is that it is an action we shouldn't condone against the office of Presidency of the USA

    Ed KrasovicEd Krasovic2 päivää sitten
  • I think it's wonderful that military and cop's would not just sheep it. I would say that was not the time and place and I don't condone there actions

    Gary WalterGary Walter2 päivää sitten
  • Who gives a crap

    Gary WalterGary Walter2 päivää sitten
  • It's not that hard just look at social media their on it bragging about it.🧠💀

    John LongwithJohn Longwith2 päivää sitten
  • *For the last 20 years Alt-Right, neo-nazis, and white supremacist organizations have ordered their cadre to join the USA Army to get military training. That is why a lot of veterans were among the terrorists who participated in the attack on the Capitol.*

    Ralph SmithRalph Smith2 päivää sitten
  • When the majority takes it back from the minority.

    SunshineSunshine2 päivää sitten
  • One word ‘Trump’

    jean myersjean myers3 päivää sitten
  • Thank you CBS news .. now someone says, Domestic Terrorists...

    Wilhelm MaximusWilhelm Maximus3 päivää sitten
  • I hope they all fry.

    lisa longcrowlisa longcrow3 päivää sitten
  • Why were a lot of people there NOT hiding their faces? It’s not because they are stupid. It is because a lot of them simply did not think they were doing something wrong. There were people there who were there to do wrong and knew it, and there were nut jobs, yes. However, there were a lot of people who were totally convinced that they were in the right. Let that soak in. A huge portion of that crowd were not bad people. They were doing what they saw as legitimate and even honorable. Just like you might if you felt like you were called upon by history to “save your country,” from being taken over by a dictator. So why did they feel that way? Why did they buy into the lies they were told by politicians? Until people on the left begin to look at how the partisan nature of public discourse and news media alienates their opponents from the facts that they are trying to convey, which would give their opponents an alternative source of information to question the narrative put forward by people like Trump, what happened at the Capitol is going to remain a mystery to them. Until people begin to examine their own role in causing the divide, we can probably expect further unrest. I feel like a lone voice in the storm here. Nobody ever likes listening to the person saying look at yourself, you are partly to blame. The biases of news media have become so blatant, and objectivity so compromised, that most news networks are just a photonegative of Fox. That compromised integrity means that the people who most need an alternative source of factual information (not commentary) are not able to trust anything the majority of news outlets present. We are depriving them of something important. We are depriving our democracy of something vital. Thanks, if you read this far! All the best.

    Keto•ticKeto•tic3 päivää sitten
  • Polling stations and ballot processing centers need to have the same video coverage and indightments.

    Ready TempReady Temp3 päivää sitten
  • Fake news still on the prowl not willing to admit there was any voter fraud. That’s true if you’re lying or turning a blind eye not willing to look at the evidence of video footage or thousands of affidavits filed.

    Smiley SlickSmiley Slick3 päivää sitten
  • Give me a break!!!! Can you act anymore like a drama queen?!!! How is it scary to see someone dressed in camouflage?

    Smiley SlickSmiley Slick3 päivää sitten
  • Never will watch cbs news ever again.

    Barry WilliamBarry William3 päivää sitten
  • Are the researchers also going to identify the BLM rioters who created havoc in Portland? Or is this once again just a one sided story?

    abelspringbokabelspringbok3 päivää sitten
  • The real ID on your driver's license that they made the entire country get with facial recognition is how they're catching these people just like matching fingerprints Don't know if that's true but just think about it.

    Sean RathbunSean Rathbun3 päivää sitten
  • You people are so blind , one sided, and everything you have accused the right of. It has been shown and shared all over the internet, that BLM and Antifa LED the charge into the building. Why tell me this is there SO much rage against this ‘federal building ‘ while no one blinked as they repeatedly attacked the federal buildings in Portland all summer long. What hypocrites. What a joke you are. What a surprise you have coming. What do you think about the uprising and declaration of,” we don’t want Biden, we want revenge.”

    cheryl millercheryl miller3 päivää sitten
  • All this guy has to do is watch all the Antifa people who destroyed cities all through 2020..... They were the ones who did the White Obvious. Very clear footage online of Antifa members getting dropped off in DC. AMERICAN PEOPLE AREN'T THIS STUPID.

    M GM G3 päivää sitten
  • Y'all had video of Antifa destroying cities & killing people all through 2020. Where is the FBI investigating them? Why aren't these people in trouble. This is just ridiculous. PEOPLE REALLY NEED GET WITH IT

    M GM G3 päivää sitten
  • Some people ruined their lives for an ordinary man.

    O. O.O. O.4 päivää sitten
  • "Isn't protesting terrible?" - State run media around the globe

    Sugar ShaneSugar Shane4 päivää sitten
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    Hermy DantHermy Dant4 päivää sitten
  • And they’ll be on the radar for the rest of their lives so mission accomplished lol idiots!

    Elizabeth keenanElizabeth keenan4 päivää sitten
  • 😢

    Maria MendozaMaria Mendoza4 päivää sitten
  • I think the military members that get caught here were caught by the illusion of “ saving the country” based on the propaganda promoted by Trump.

    Maria MendozaMaria Mendoza4 päivää sitten
  • Good luck with your coddling Antifa. Let's see how the dual standard works out for ya.

    Cred ableCred able4 päivää sitten
  • this is what happens when u cant think for urself sumthin like SHEEP. MAX SENTENCE FOR ALL.

    St griffSt griff4 päivää sitten
  • Have you identified a single Rioter in Portland OR Seattle? Have you identified a single individual, that ran ballots through the Dominion processing machine three or four times? Have you identified, the laws of the states used to circumnavigate the Constitution creating an illegitimate election? No? I wouldn't expect the Communist media to do any of that. But how quickly you were to join the Chinese Communist party and Implement their shaming tactics of American citizens. Shame on you. You're pathetic.

    Reel TechReel Tech4 päivää sitten
  • Three media sociopaths trying to disentangle the sort of political violence that those in the media have been gladly supporting for the last four years. Brilliant!

    ChrisColtBJJChrisColtBJJ4 päivää sitten
  • Really conflicted about the use of "gentleman" in this context 🤔

    Melissa LockeMelissa Locke4 päivää sitten
  • Invade the Capitol, go to federal prison.

  • They're getting misdemeanors...

    B FosterB Foster4 päivää sitten
  • Just like the girl who crawled through the door and got shot and killed nobody else tried to come through that door after that officer shot her so I think if they would have just started shooting at the first place not too many people would have bothered trying to come in their life is more important than getting in that building Sorry if you feel any different you cant change an election by storming a building because china already paid Biden to win a billion he says on 700 wlw am radio

    Brandon PaustBrandon Paust4 päivää sitten
  • So next time they show up don't hold back just start shooting like you should have this time you're breaking into a federal government building you are signing your death wish

    Brandon PaustBrandon Paust4 päivää sitten
  • Its a seige when trump supporters do it but its democracy when climate activist do it or more protesting and 1st ammendment when feminist do it. The media should burn.

    Dave TemplinDave Templin5 päivää sitten
  • Have all the rioters in multi States this summer been arrested. Why difference in enforcement. Law abiding citizens were terrorized in there neighborhoods and told it's mostly peaceful as the looting . Theft arson. Damage to private and public property was allowed.. why.....

    L CramerL Cramer5 päivää sitten
  • Really think about this.. So strange that one of the most secure building in our great nation was easier to gain access to that a Wal-Mart.. Strange...

    bilinas minibilinas mini5 päivää sitten
  • I believe that they wouldn't wear their own clothes and badges, set up and not even a good one

    Brett BlairBrett Blair5 päivää sitten
  • Just pay some snitches lol

    jay beejay bee5 päivää sitten
  • Funny how these patriots are being prosecuted, and all you dummy's are happy. When have the real traitors and corrupt politicians/business bigwigs ever been pursued like this? You people's minds are twisted. They tricked you again, divide and conquer. Sad.

    Robert LandinRobert Landin5 päivää sitten
    • that far. You're so smart lol

      bilinas minibilinas mini5 päivää sitten
  • They should of just wore their masks...cops would have no way of employing face recognition tech.

    pobtronpobtron5 päivää sitten
  • The only way I would riot is if I knew that kamala harris was going to bail me out of jail like she did for the rioters this past summer. You know, the people that she said it was a 'movement' and it will not stop and 'we' should not stop rioting.

  • Pro Trump mob. Lol

    Vincent Vendetta IIVincent Vendetta II5 päivää sitten
  • These are not terrorists.

    Lucian BUJORLucian BUJOR5 päivää sitten
  • The world really is a stage.

    Spock BanglerSpock Bangler5 päivää sitten
  • Zip Tie Guy was celebrating Take Your Mother To War Day.

    Deborah DoweDeborah Dowe5 päivää sitten
  • Has anyone made any mention of subpoenaing the records from parlour? You know they have to have all of their ip addresses when they made their accounts and download the app and submitted their pictures and posts.

    april bagwellapril bagwell5 päivää sitten
  • Everyone here should probably go read animal farm. God and NSA bless America

    Daniel BjorkDaniel Bjork5 päivää sitten
  • Siege? is this the babylon bee? 🤣

    DxV04DxV046 päivää sitten
  • Big Tech, Fake News, is the threat to Principles of Freedom and Constitution, it is what the congress and senate should be prosecuting; the attack in Congress is an offshoot of the breakdown of law and order in Government. 4 years of Democrat and GOP rhino’s, insurrection towards the administration of President Donald Trump; (Russia collusion, and so many sabotage actions acted in synergy with FBI, DOJ, and Big Tech). Congress and Senate for decades if not centuries have been career politicians; a strong possibility for Trump an outsider to win threatened them. Therefore, when Trump ran they knew he was going to win so they hatch a plot to destroy and sabotage his leaderships locally and internationally thinking they have to teach the public a lesson to discourage anyone else, so no ordinary private citizen (outsider) dare ever again think of running. The swamp kingdom (Senate and Congress) keeps acting forcefully arrogant, having the power in their hands, misuse it unconstitutionally and illegally to do their corrupt practices thinking they can fool the people all of the time; people sees their duplicity in the anger they direct toward President Donald Trump. Democrats and Rhinos conspired, stage and fabricated the fake Russia Collusion, caging Minors at the border, “there are good people in both sides”, Impeachment 1, impeachment 2, etc. As long as the swamp are in denial and do not realize it is over and admits their duplicity’ the fake rage anger they direct toward President Donald Trump; a start would be to withdraw the fake impeachment. +++++++ US citizens will be on the receiving end of international contempt and subdued into bad disadvantaged deals from Foreign Governments; the people see this, which is why they are revolting and acting to save their country from their’ own Government’s and Politicians criminal and disloyalty.

    Rafael RocesRafael Roces6 päivää sitten
  • Stop this nonsense of identifying rioters. Accept that this was democracy and freedom and USA has lecture the world to follow and has killed millions of innocent lives for. Is USA becoming totalitarian state?? We the rest of the world accept this to be. Hypocrite!!@

    Boarlaw Attorneys At LawBoarlaw Attorneys At Law6 päivää sitten
  • It's not what happens that is important, it's who (which group) that does it is the deciding factor on covering 'news'.

    Neo VeNoMNeo VeNoM6 päivää sitten
  • Ginger you're apart of it just like the units. It could've been stopped before it started, much like the other bs. My friends have all everything im saying, just so everyone knows

  • The riots in Washington cannot be put under one ideology or reason for rioting.there’s a pandemic & the American public were treated badly by their government financially & no health care during pandemic.there were some idiots looking for trouble & believes BS about this election.people are desperate at the moment,no money no food no job no health was a bad thing these people did but when people are desperate?anything can happen.stay safe & wear a face mask & wash your hands regularly.godbless everyone during these trying times ☯️🇬🇧

    Good old BlightyGood old Blighty6 päivää sitten
  • I'd say alot of things and this kid knows nothing lol. I hope you read my post . I've got papers also analyzing this whole thing as well. Leo as well military. This wouldn't have got that far. You're so smart lol

  • I'd love to sit down with him lol

  • This ginger is maybe 26 lol. Good luck maaaaybe , your degree can help you lol. Why doesn't id the real elephant in the room?

  • Where was this technology when Minneapolis was burned down or in Portland ...Seattle ?

    JOMEJOME6 päivää sitten
  • Well if they’re dumb enough to believe all of Trump’s lies, they’re not too bright to begin with!!!

    Pamela BerryPamela Berry6 päivää sitten
  • Looking for them? SERIOUSLY!! For a modest I have a plan; Cordon off the area, no one in or out, and arrest everyone in the perimeter INSTEAD OF holding the door for them, let them get and now have to run all over the country to round them up.

    Romantic Warrior1Romantic Warrior16 päivää sitten
  • You people are traitors to our country where were u when cities burned people died and lost all they had due to so called peacefull protests it clear u all are in bed with the communist of the world

    Brody Williams at state w/wildcatsBrody Williams at state w/wildcats6 päivää sitten
  • Sick communist news hittlerisk propaganda toady for Joe the furor

    Brody Williams at state w/wildcatsBrody Williams at state w/wildcats6 päivää sitten
  • The most pivotal moment in the 2020 election tensions are high and the security they had at the capitol on the day of trump protest couldn't have protected a chuck e cheese ... and no one finds this odd ? Smh ... from start to finish the election has been questionable ..

    Chaotik DreamChaotik Dream6 päivää sitten
  • What is his job a professional snitch? Doin reseach for cops

    jon geejon gee6 päivää sitten
  • The agent provocateurs that broke into the Capitol had anticipated a riot breaking out in the rear while they were inside. I know first-hand that pallets of bricks and propane bottles were dropped off around the grounds on the 5th. Those things had gone walkabout by the next morning when 4 busloads of those same agents provocateur led the charge into the building accompanied by a CNN reporter and an unknown number of actual Trump supporters. The body of those 4 busloads of left-wing agents was in the crowd outside looking for bricks. All are guilty. But where did the bricks come from? This is an established pattern of criminal behavior, no? Vegas Valley News says yes. I want to know who keeps leaving bricks and bombs at places like this.

    Charles Ramos, Jr.Charles Ramos, Jr.6 päivää sitten
  • Lol they will only identify the old people walking through not the Antifa

    Luke Shaw's DaddyLuke Shaw's Daddy6 päivää sitten
  • You guys are just going after the military Trump supporters because they didn't let the capital burn because they went in there because they knew you guys were going to let it burn didn't you just like you knew the Twin Towers were going to come down before they did

    MEOW MACKMEOW MACK6 päivää sitten
  • Questioning authority & MSM is one thing. Crying "fake news" but believing everything you see from an unverified source on the dark web - is just plain stupid. Here's a funny little pop-punk diddy about all the mook-muppets in the latter mentioned.

    Good Ole' MuleGood Ole' Mule6 päivää sitten
  • the deaths were caused by capitol security. patriots dont do that. we jyst want our voice heard. we are law abiding patriots and we have unalienable rights. the left hates the constitution cause they want power over the people.

    Ginger NunamakerGinger Nunamaker6 päivää sitten
  • All the government has to do is track there phone

    Mike BurnsMike Burns6 päivää sitten
  • Mob for the patriots and protesters for the thugs. Excellent stupidity. Let the people express their feelings, didn't the other people were expressing their anger for months? Where were you? Hypocrite fake news.

    melanie elizabethmelanie elizabeth6 päivää sitten
  • There political prisoners

    OMYG3345 MooreOMYG3345 Moore6 päivää sitten
  • I seen where Katie Couric said that we need D programmed and our children. That’s a little scary to me

    Kim BowerKim Bower6 päivää sitten
  • Why are NONE of the traitors are being charged with rioting, sedition, conspiracy, or terrorism? And why were Many, if not all, let out of jail with little or no bail? It apparent that You’d get in far more trouble for teeing off on a mailbox with a bat than threatening the lives of Congress and interrupting constitutional processes.

    WorldFlexWorldFlex6 päivää sitten
  • I know that this is being investigated, but what can't be understood is why the guards were allowing the people to enter, it was on video, somebody gave them the orders to allow them to go in. Doors open, guards allowing them to enter, who were these guards which were doing this which were on video, shouldn't they be the first to be taken into custody and finding out who gave them orders to allow these people to enter. It was as if it all was a set up. Grab the guards and find out why they did what they did. Those doors should of been secured, isn't that what they get paid to do.

    Kahymel BarbosaKahymel Barbosa6 päivää sitten
  • ANTIFA provocateur John Sullivan has been identified.

    John DrakeJohn Drake6 päivää sitten