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Jon Craig

Content Producer jcraig@dailyvoice.com

Pleasantville native Jon Craig is special editor for the Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange and Dutchess Daily Voice sites. He is also the primary reporter for Daily Voice Plus Politics in Westchester and Fairfield.

Jon graduated from Cornell University and received his master's degree in journalism from Northwestern University. Across a 35-year career, he's worked as a reporter for daily newspapers in Chicago, New York, Ohio & Washington, D.C and as managing editor for weekly newspapers in Rye, White Plains and Harrison.

Jon also writes periodically for the Cornell Chronicle.

Career Highlights:

  • -- Covered Metro-North train wreck that killed a motorist and five commuters, 2015
  • -- Researched state investigative project for PublicIntegrity.org, 2011-12
  • -- National MADD award for database analysis of repeat drunk drivers in Ohio, 2008.
  • -- Henry F. Guggenheim Fellow, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, 2010.
  • -- Sentenced to jail for protecting confidential sources (won on appeal), 1999.
  • -- Broke 30th anniversary story about Kent State shootings — using FBI records, resurrecting theory a student informant triggered fatal National Guard volley, May 2000.
  • -- Covered Ground Zero after Sept. 11, 2001, terrorism attacks.
  • -- Uncovered voting problems before & during presidential recount in Ohio, 2004.
  • -- Witnessed botched Death Row execution of Romell Broom in 2009, one of more than a dozen I covered; Wrote about three inmates whose death sentences were commuted to life without parole.
  • -- Won IRE, SDX and multiple national & state awards for series led by Erik Kriss investigating New York General Assembly. 1994.
  • -- Guest lecturer at universities in NY & Ohio. Taught Syracuse high school journalism class.
  • -- Co-authored IRE-award winning series on illegal restraints/beatings at juvenile detention centers. Gov. Mario Cuomo had NY inspector general confirm what Hart Seely and I found at Division for Youth & fired top directors, 1993.
  • -- Survived Air Force Kool School training at North Pole, 1996.
  • -- Covered Persian Gulf wars, including 2002 bomb missions from Turkey, and stateside Army/Air Guard training. 1991.
  • -- Supervised overnight coverage of Pan Am Flight 103 after Libyan bomb killed 35 Syracuse University students over Lockerbie, Scotland, 1988.
  • -- Covered aftermath of John F. Kennedy Jr.'s fatal plane crash from Cape Cod, 1999.
  • -- Greeted Kurt Vonnegut Jr. as Cornell Sun sports editor during daily's 100th anniversary dinner in May 1980. 

Jon Craig's Contributions

  1. Central Jersey Prosecutor Investigates Arrest Of Teen Bicyclist After ACLU Complaint

    Central Jersey Prosecutor Investigates Arrest Of Teen Bicyclist After ACLU Complaint

    The Middlesex County Prosector is investigating the alleged arrest of teenager in Perth Amboy for riding "an unregistered bicycle," authorities said.  His bike and several others were seized by police. In a Twitter post by Amol Sinha, executive director of the American Civil Liberties Union of New Jersey, Sinha questioned the local arrest of a teenager for an alleged ...

  2. 'Wrong Target': NJ Woman Shoots, Kills Innocent Bystander, Prosecutor Says

    'Wrong Target': NJ Woman Shoots, Kills Innocent Bystander, Prosecutor Says

    Authorities said they have arrested a 35-year-old New Brunswick woman who shot and killed a 46-year-old, whom authorities said was a bystander and "not the intended target."Rhadisha Maurrasse shot Delfino Aparicio-Lopez as he was driving in his vehicle on Handy Street around 4:35 p.m. on Monday, Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and New Brunswick Police Director ...

  3. 3-Wheel Motorcycle Passenger Killed After Bike Hits Water In South Jersey

    3-Wheel Motorcycle Passenger Killed After Bike Hits Water In South Jersey

    A passenger in a three-wheeled motorcycle was killed in a crash in Atlantic County after the driver hit standing water, authorities said.The driver lost control of the vehicle while driving through water on Ocean Heights Avenue, spun into oncoming traffic and struck a utility pole, Egg Harbor Township police said.The passenger, Adam D. Brenner, 35, of Egg Harbor Township was pronounced ...

  4. Driver Shot, Killed In Central Jersey

    Driver Shot, Killed In Central Jersey

    Authorities in Central Jersey confirmed a fatal shooting on Monday.Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Anthony A. Caputo of the New Brunswick Police Department said that at about 4:35 p.m. police responded to Handy Street and Paul Robeson Boulevard and found a man who was shot driving his vehicle. He was taken to a nearby hospital where ...

  5. Driver Shot, Killed In Central Jersey

    Driver Shot, Killed In Central Jersey

    Authorities in Central Jersey confirmed a fatal shooting on Monday.Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone and Director Anthony A. Caputo of the New Brunswick Police Department said that at about 4:35 p.m. police responded to Handy Street and Paul Robeson Boulevard and found a man who was shot driving his vehicle. He was taken to a nearby hospital where ...

  6. A Drag: South Jersey Car Show Forced To Close Gates Early Due To COVID-19 Rules

    A Drag: South Jersey Car Show Forced To Close Gates Early Due To COVID-19 Rules

    Nearly 2,000 car show fans, half of them pre-paid, were turned away by Atco Dragway in Camden County after local police "over-enforced" COVID-19 capacity guidelines, according to a news report.Owner Len Capone told NJ Advance Media that the dragway sold 2,500 advance tickets  The venue in Waterford has a 10,000-person capacity, meaning state coronavirus limits should have capped ...

  7. Philadelphia Carjacking Suspect Nabbed After Police Chase Through South Jersey

    Philadelphia Carjacking Suspect Nabbed After Police Chase Through South Jersey

    A 59-year-old carjacking  suspect led police on a chase through several towns n Atlantic County before his arrest, authorities said. At 1:54 p.m., on Saturday, Atlantic City Police Officer Heriberto Barrios-Gomez was on foot patrol near the beach block of Arkansas Avenue when he heard a woman screaming, police said.Barrios-Gomez saw the woman, 46, of Deptford, NJ, pulling at ...

  8. Winning Mega Millions Lottery Ticket Worth $10K Sold In Mercer County

    Winning Mega Millions Lottery Ticket Worth $10K Sold In Mercer County

    One prize-winning Mega Millions lottery ticket was sold in Mercer County, state officials said. The third-tier prizewinning ticket sold for the Friday drawing matched four of the five white balls and the Gold Mega Ball drawn to win the $10,000 prize. That ticket was purchased at Empire Liquors, 1200 South Broad St. in Trenton. In addition to the third-tier prize won, 23 ...

  9. Atlantic City Bomb Squad Removes Unexploded Grenade From Yard Sale

    Atlantic City Bomb Squad Removes Unexploded Grenade From Yard Sale

    Police in South Jersey were called to Shore Drive in North Cape May on Saturday on a report of a hand grenade found at a yard sale. Lower Township Police determined that the hand grenade was unexploded and immediately evacuated the area of Shore Drive between Racetrack Drive and Folsom Drive, according to an alert.Once the area was safely evacuated, officers maintained a secure ...

  10. Victims Shot In Chest, Face In Separate Camden County Shootings

    Victims Shot In Chest, Face In Separate Camden County Shootings

    Authorities are investigating separate shootings in Camden County on Sunday evening that sent two people to the hospital with gunshot wounds.At 6:07 p.m., a 34-year-old man was shot in the chest at the Express Inn Motel on Route 38 in Cherry Hill, according to Acting Camden County Prosecutor Jill S. Mayer and Cherry Hill Police Chief William “Bud” Monaghan.If you have any ...

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