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Dan Sullivan

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Tampa, FL
Crime Reporter — Tampa Bay Times
Covers:  cops, crime, public safety, courts, mental illness, death penalty, prisons, breaking news, juvenile justice

Courts reporter for the Tampa Bay Times. Man about town. Utah native. @UofTampa graduate. Fixer of breaking news.

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Biography

Dan Sullivan covers crime and public safety in Hillsborough County, Florida, for the Tampa Bay Times. Prior to joining the Times in 2010, he worked as a reporter for The Villages Daily Sun (The Villages, Fla.) and The Daily News-Transcript (Norwood, Mass.). He is a 2006 graduate of the University...

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@TimesDan — 1,928 followers, 6,634 tweets

Nov 16, 2017

RT @ByJoshSolomon: "We the jury finds as follows: the defendant is guilty as charged of murder in the first degree," the verdict read,…

Nov 16, 2017

‘I’m pleading to my brothers. You know this guy,’ council member Frank Reddick says of Seminole Heights killer  https://shar.es/1Mm3Dm 

Nov 16, 2017

Reward for information in Seminole Heights killings now at $100,000, TPD says.

Nov 15, 2017

RT @TB_Times: Here's video of a person TPD is now calling a "suspect" in the Seminole Heights murders. Call 1-800-873-TIPS (8477)…

Nov 15, 2017

Watch: Police release new video of suspect in Seminole Heights killings  https://shar.es/1M16b1 

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What was your first job as a journalist?

My first paying job was for a paper called The Villages Daily Sun in central Florida. My first gig was with my college newspaper.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

I honestly can't think of one. My favorite journalists are all real people.

What tools and software do you use to do your job?

Most of my work involves a notebook, a pen, a car, and a good pair of shoes. I write stories in a program called DTI.

Awards

Livingston Award

2015 - Local Reporting, finalist