"Dogged reporter ... behind some of the biggest stories in town" - Baltimore Magazine

‘Stick-up Boys’: The Death of Marcus Lesane

‘Stick-up Boys’: The Death of Marcus Lesane

In the killing of a stick-up boy, only the shooter may have clean hands

Unfounded Rapes

Unfounded Rapes

Reporting led to overhaul in how Baltimore investigates sex assaults

A Trail of Deception

A Trail of Deception

A three part series on what NPR called the “unbelievable life” of a con woman

City Paper “Hall of Fame”

The City Paper, quite literally, has become tired of recognizing my work. In its annual “Best of Baltimore” issue published in September 2013, the editors said they noticed they keep […]

Maryland-Delaware-DC Press Association

The Maryland-Delaware-DC Press Association recognized some of my 2011 work this week, including “Best in Show” to the year’s worth of coverage of the fatal shooting of a Baltimore police […]

The UK job swap

When “The Wire” gained popularity in Great Britain, I was contacted by a London-based journalist who proposed a job swap. Mark Hughes, a crime reporter then with The Independent, a national […]