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 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, and Columbia Journalism Review. Deutsch specializes in journalism about street gangs and drug trafficking and has received multiple prizes for his writing about crime and national news events, including an Associated Press award for justice beat reporting. A graduate of Florida International University, Deutsch has taught journalism at Queens College and Hofstra University. He lives in New York City.