KEVIN DEUTSCH is an award-winning criminal justice writer for Newsday. He previously worked on staff at the New York Daily News, The Miami Herald, The Palm Beach Post and The Riverdale Press. He specializes in coverage of street gangs, drug trafficking and national security. He has received numerous prizes for his writing from the Society of Professional Journalists and the New York Press Club. He is the author of The Triangle: A Year Inside New York’s Deadliest Gang War (Lyons Press 2014). Kevin was born in Brooklyn, NY and splits his time between Long Island and Manhattan. Photo credit: Laura Russo.