Alfredo Corchado received Colby College's Lovejoy Award for courageous journalism on September 26th. Corchado is the Mexican bureau chief for the Dallas Morning News. He has broken news about drug dealers and organized crime, disappearances and deaths of women in Juarez, police and government corruption, and the spillover of violence across the border into Dallas and other Texas cities.
For more information on the Colby College Lovejoy Award click here: ELIJAH PARISH LOVEJOY JOURNALISM AWARD
To read Alfredo Corchado's acceptance speech click here: KNIGHT CENTER FOR JOURNALISM IN THE AMERICAS