Radley Balko

Radley Balko is an award-winning investigative journalist who writes about civil liberties, police and prosecutors, and the broader criminal justice system. He is a senior writer and investigative reporter for the "Huffington Post." Previously, he was a senior editor for "Reason" magazine and a policy analyst for the Cato Institute. Balko's 2006 Cato report "Overkill" is considered the seminal work on the rise of SWAT teams and paramilitary police tactics in America. Follow him on Twitter: ...See more