Crime/Criminal Justice reporter for @TheState from too many formerlys to count | Krav-Maga-trained Capoeirista | So say we all | #YoSoyBoricua

Read Full Bio →


Cynthia covers crime for The State, South Carolina's capital newspaper. She joined the paper's staff in 2016, after spending the last three legislative sessions covering state government.

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@CynthiaRoldan — 4,663 followers, 20,707 tweets

Sep 25, 2017

@kelseyfarnell We know the house was damaged a bit, but don't know the extent

Sep 25, 2017

@kelseyfarnell No. But an extended family member says a neighbor told him they weren't home b/c they were buying food and are Ok.

Sep 22, 2017

John McCain announces his opposition to GOP health care bill  #TheState

Show more

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Who hasn't used a typewriter? I've also used word processors. Remember those?

How do you prefer to be pitched on stories?

Call, don't email. Your email will likely get lost in my inbox.

Did you work for your high school newspaper? If so, what did you do there?

No. I attended a broadcast journalism magnet school. I learned how to edit news clips back when tapes were still used.