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Cindy Carcamo

Tucson, Arizona
Staff Writer — Los Angeles Times
Covers:  immigration, colorado, new mexico, illegal immigration, latin america, u.s.-mexico border, southwest, arizona, navajo tribal issues, apache tribal issues, utah

Staff writer at @latimes, focusing on #immigration and Latina/o issues. Former national correspondent, Arizona bureau chief. RTs are not endorsements.

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Cindy Carcamo is Arizona Bureau Chief and a National Correspondent for the Los Angeles Times where she covers the Southwest, focusing on border and immigration issues. Carcamo is a recipient of the French American Foundation's 2012 Immigration Journalism Award for her Slake magazine narrative abo...

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RT @NewsMediaGuild: It took 17 records requests for @elliotspagat to report with authority why 2 out of 3 @CBP job applicants were failing…
RT @AP_Images: As Trump visits the US-Mexico border on Tuesday, the harvest is a reminder that little has changed in the area desp…
RT @LATlands: My God. The Chicago Tribune isn't merely laying off workers, it's "reshaping its newsroom" and "redefining jobs and…
RT @sarahparvini: Hey, twitter. Are you going to the @latimesfob? I'll be on a panel with @AbcarianLAT, @ARTschorn and @evanhalper talking…
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Cops & Courts reporter at the Fresno Bee

Have you ever used a typewriter?


How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Know what I cover before you e-mail me, please.

French-American Foundation's Immigration Journalism Award

2012 - Immigration Journalism Award
The French-American Foundation’s Immigration Journalism Award is the first award to specifically honor excellence in the coverage of immigration and integration issues worldwide. Cindy Carcamo for her article “Return to Sender” that focuses on the first 48 hours of a deportee’s life after his return to Guatemala on an Immigration and Customs Enforcement flight from the United States. The article was published in the magazine Slake: Los Angeles. You can access and read the article on the website of Slake Los Angeles.

Orange County Press Club 1st place/Best Public Affairs Reporting

2013 - Best Public Affairs or Education Reporting or Series
Cindy Carcamo, The Orange County Register “The New Frontier: For Illegal immigrants, ocean is the new desert”