From left, Reginald McClain, Walter Thorne Price and Derrick Tyson.
From left, Reginald McClain, Walter Thorne Price and Derrick Tyson. Durham Police Department
From left, Reginald McClain, Walter Thorne Price and Derrick Tyson. Durham Police Department

Virginia Bridges covers criminal justice in Orange and Durham counties for The Herald-Sun and The News & Observer. She has worked for newspapers in Florida, Alabama and North Carolina for more than 15 years. In 2017, the N.C. Press Association awarded her first place for beat feature reporting.