- Public records reporter, WRAL.com
Tyler Dukes is based in Raleigh, N.C., and specializes in mining data and public records. In his work, he has revealed how public agencies failed victims of domestic violence and how the death of an inmate in police custody showed flaws in how residents with mental health issues are treated when arrested. Dukes has taught at UNC-Chapel Hill’s journalism school, trained reporters as a college newspaper adviser and freelanced for several newspapers. In 2016-2017 he was Nieman Fellow at Harvard University.