FCIR Contributing Editor Tristram Korten’s public radio report "Fugitives on the Run, Bondsmen on the Hunt" won top honors in the public affair category.
Produced in partnership with WLRN Miami Herald News, the award-winning stories examined deportations to Haiti and criminal extraditions.
Tristram Korten’s radio report "Fugitives on the Run, Bondsmen on the Hunt" also took first place for feature and human interest story in the prestigious national contest.
Tristram Korten's public radio report "Fugitives on the Run, Bondsmen on the Hunt" is a finalist in the public affairs category of the 2012 Florida Associated Press Broadcasters Contest.
Even when bail bond agents track down fugitives who have fled abroad and offer to pay the costs of extraditing them, there’s little evidence prosecutors are pursuing them.
Tristram Korten: In partnership with Under the Sun on WLRN, FCIR explores the shadowy world of hunting fugitives during a down economy.