USA v. Shareef, Rafia Sultana
San Bernardino, CA
Rafia Sultana Shareef, a.k.a. Rafia Farook, the mother of Syed Rizwan Farook, the male shooter in the 2015 San Bernardino terrorist attack, was charged in a one-count information with alteration, destruction, and mutilation of records. Shareef pleaded guilty to the charge of intending to impede a federal criminal investigation by shredding a map her son generated in connection with the attack.