hammer time paul pelosi


I’m actually concerned about my sliding glass doors!
ANSI accredited, missile level D.

I timed his entry, 34.5 seconds! I guess I’m ok, I don’t live on the third floor of my 7000 sqft home!

Hopefully I hear it within ten seconds, am awake in 15 seconds, armed with sidearm and phone in 16 seconds, the rest is up to him/her!


Based on the 911 phone call, this fellow was there for a bit without winding up to smack PP until the cops got there. What I found interesting is that PP had a glass of something in his left hand which he appeared to be protecting from dumping while fending off the hammer with his right hand. People do the strangest things under stress.


My labrabull would alert me.
False alarms are ok.


I saw a video of a confrontation when a man was walking with a bag of groceries was attack and defend himself with a gun and when it was over he walked away with the bag of groceries still in his arm.

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I found this to be very odd. The attacker had more than enough time to beat PP and leave before the cops arrive. And then, the attacker allowed PP to open the door and greet the cops. Meanwhile PP has a hand on the hammer but there is no struggle there. The first time I saw this I thought they were holding hands. Then all of a sudden the attacker just smacks PP in the head? Convince me this wasn’t staged.


It wasn’t. DePape is a mentally unstable person.
However, too many holes in the story which won’t be answered until the entire video is released.
Note the time stamps and missing footage.




Truth is stranger than fiction. I don’t have answers as to why someone reacts in a way that I’m certian that I wouldn’t. I don’t believe this was staged. Just one crazy son of a bitch doing what they do. I’m no psychologist so I’ll never understand his thinking. I’ve heard the reasons that some believe it was staged. That’s not beyond the realm of possibility but personally, I think it was as simple as a mentally unstable individual doing exactly what he said he intended to do until the cops arrived


I do not support Democrats, I, especially do not like Nancy Pelosi. But I don’t think the attack on Paul Pelosi should be a topic of anything, other than expression’s of sympathy and/or condolences. I watched that video. It was horrifying.


I want to see the whole video, not a sanitized version.


David DePape found guilty in federal trial over Paul Pelosi hammer attack (msn.com)

A federal jury has convicted the suspect accused of the violent hammer attack against Paul Pelosi at his and former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s San Francisco home last year.

The jury began deliberating Wednesday afternoon before reaching a verdict late Thursday morning, finding David DePape guilty on both federal counts.

Pelosi, 83, suffered a skull fracture after being struck in the head with a hammer during the early morning attack on Oct. 28, 2022, which occurred just days before the midterm elections, police said.

DePape, 43, was arrested at the scene and subsequently charged with attempted kidnapping and assault on account of a federal official’s performance of official duties. The charges carry a maximum sentence of 20 years and 30 years, respectively, in prison. He has pleaded not guilty.

Shouldn’t this be a protection for any citizen? :face_with_raised_eyebrow:

“What this guilty verdict on all counts sends is a clear message that regardless of what your beliefs are, what you cannot do is physically attack a member of Congress or their immediate family for their performance in their job,” U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of California Ismail Ramsey told reporters. “We look forward to the sentencing phase of this litigation.”

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This happens a lot, especially when people carry things in their support hand.



Pelosi family speaks out after Paul Pelosi attacker sentenced on federal charges

The man convicted of breaking into former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s home and attacking her husband Paul Pelosi with a hammer has been sentenced to 30 years in federal prison.

“The Pelosi family couldn’t be prouder of their pop and his tremendous courage in saving his own life on the night of the attack and in testifying in the case,” the Pelosi family said in a statement Friday. “Speaker Pelosi and her family are immensely grateful to all who have sent love and prayers over the last eighteen months, as Mr. Pelosi continues his recovery.”

The Pelosis’ daughter, Christine Pelosi, appeared in court Friday and read victim impact statements from the family, according to San Francisco ABC station KGO.

David DePape was convicted in November 2023 for the Oct. 28, 2022, break-in and attack at the Pelosis’ San Francisco home.

DePape admitted that he was looking for Nancy Pelosi to question her about Russian influence on the 2016 election and planned to hold her hostage, but only Paul Pelosi was home when he broke in.

DePape told investigators that if Nancy Pelosi told the truth, he planned to “let her go, and if she ‘lied’ he was going to break ‘her kneecaps,’” according to the criminal complaint.

Paul Pelosi said on the stand that DePape repeatedly asked him, “Where is Nancy?”

DePape hit Paul Pelosi, then 82 years old, with a hammer, causing major injuries, including a skull fracture.

“I’m sorry that he got hurt,” DePape said at trial. “I reacted because my plan was basically ruined.”

Federal prosecutors wanted DePape to serve 40 years for his conviction on charges of attempted kidnapping of a federal officer or employee and assault of an immediate family member of a federal official.

“The defendant planned a violent hostage-taking of the Speaker Emerita, and then nearly killed her husband,” prosecutors wrote in a sentencing memorandum. “The defendant planned and unleashed violence and has stayed true to his belief that the actions were necessary.”

MORE: David DePape found guilty in federal trial over Paul Pelosi hammer attack

“The violent lessons that the defendant wanted to teach are not permitted in this country, and the sentence that this court imposes must reflect the nature and circumstances of the offense,” prosecutors said.

DePape’s attorneys asked for a 14-year sentence, according to The Associated Press.

DePape is also facing state charges, including attempted murder, and has pleaded not guilty. His state trial is set to start on May 22.

ABC News’ Annie Pong, Ivan Pereira and Meredith Deliso contributed to this report.

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