Hannah Dreier covers immigration for ProPublica. She won the 2019 Pulitzer Prize in feature writing for a series of stories she wrote about a botched police crackdown on the gang MS-13 on Long Island. Previously, she served as the Associated Press’ Venezuela correspondent. Her Venezuela reporting won the Overseas Press Club Hal Boyle Award, a Gerald Loeb Award, and the James Foley Medill Medal for Courage in Journalism. She also covered California politics and the business of gambling for AP. Her reporting has led to the passage of new laws and the implementation of international sanctions. Dreier’s ProPublica series is the winner of this year’s John Jay College/Harry Frank Guggenheim Award for excellence in criminal justice reporting, and has been recognized by the Peabody Awards and Hillman Prizes.


The Disappeared (ProPublica)

The Hunted (ProPublica)

A Betrayal (ProPublica)