WendyHalloran

Wendy Halloran is Channel 2’s newest Investigative Reporter.

Halloran came to WSB-TV from 12 News in Phoenix. Prior to that, she was at WHNT-TV in Northern Alabama.

She's a five-time Emmy Award-winning Investigative journalist who is passionate about holding the powerful accountable. Halloran is perhaps best known for exposing a threat to our national security when she uncovered workers in missile defense with top secret security clearance... were holders of counterfeit credentials. She got the attention of Congress.

Halloran was awarded broadcast journalism's most coveted national award, a 2015 Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Award, for her investigation into the Phoenix Fire Department arson squad, in which some members falsely accused and arrested innocent people for arson fires which were not intentionally set.

Halloran is a member of Investigative Reporters and Editors, (IRE) the professional organization for investigative journalists.

She attended San Diego State University where she received a B.S. in Criminal Justice Administration with an emphasis on Criminal Law and completed the Broadcast Journalism program at the University of Nevada-Reno Donald W. Reynolds School of Journalism. In 2017 Halloran earned a Journalism Law School fellowship from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, California. 

Halloran is originally from the West Coast and has worked as an investigative journalist for more than a decade.

If you have a news tip for Wendy email: Wendy.Halloran@wsbtv.com

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