Kevin Deutsch

Kevin Deutsch is an award-winning criminal justice reporter and author of two books: The Triangle: A Year on the Ground with New York’s Bloods and Crips, and Pill City: How Two Honor Roll Students Foiled the Feds and Built a Drug Empire. He is a staff writer for the journalism nonprofit Bronx Justice News and previously worked on staff at the New York Daily News, The Miami Herald, Newsday, The Palm Beach Post, and The Riverdale Press. His work has also appeared in Newsweek, The Village Voice, The New York Times, Columbia Journalism Review, The Forward, The Independent, The Huffington Post, The Orlando Sentinel, and The New York Post. Kevin has received multiple prizes for his writing about crime and national news events, including an Associated Press award for justice beat reporting. His numerous television appearances include spots on CNN, MSNBC, and C-SPAN's BookTV. He has also been interviewed about his local journalism by prestigious publications like The New Yorker. A graduate of Florida International University, he has taught journalism at Queens College and Hofstra University. Kevin is also the host of the literary true crime podcast A Dark Turn on the Authors on the Air Global Radio Network.  He lives in the Bronx.