Ali Winston

Ali Winston

Ali Winston is a reporting fellow with The Nation Institute and covers criminal justice and surveillance. His reporting has appeared in a number of regional and national outlets and received awards from the Association of Alternative Newsmedia, the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, the National Association of Black Journalists, and the Society of Professional Journalists. Originally from New York, Ali is a graduate of the University of Chicago and the University of California, Berkeley. He is based in Oakland, California.


Copley v. Account-ability

A 2006 court decision may be protecting California police officers who use excessive force. In Fresno, it has helped 27 officers involved in repeat shootings avoid public scrutiny. (Part 1 in a series.)

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