Salma Reyes
Salma Reyes(she/her/hers)
News Digital Producer, Phoenix

Salma Reyes expects to graduate December 2022 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in criminology and criminal justice. Reyes has reported for The Arizona Republic, Carnegie-Knight News21 and The State Press.

Latest from Salma Reyes

Heat deaths hit record in Maricopa County, but there are ways to stay safe

PHOENIX – Higher temperatures in Maricopa County have led to a record number of heat-associated deaths, according to a report released this month. Experts say people – visitors and Arizonans alike – should reconsider how to prepare for the heat to stay safe while outdoors.

To shore up dwindling ranks, police departments hire more civilian investigators

PHOENIX – Police departments – including Baltimore, Phoenix and Mesa – have hired more civilian investigators to “make sure crimes get hands-on attention” as departments face staffing shortfalls.

‘State of siege’: Tapachula residents react to the recent influx of migrants

TAPACHULA, Mexico – Tapachula natives and local government representatives describe the drastic change in the city since the onset of the migration crisis in 2015.