Zachariah Bryan is an investigative reporter for InvestigateWest. He has written for newspapers and magazines in Washington, Alaska and Montana. Most recently, he worked at the Daily Herald in Everett, where he was assistant news editor and reported on breaking news, the criminal justice system and the environment. He has reported extensively on police use of force, prosecutorial misconduct, and an outspoken sheriff who rehired deputies previously fired for policy violations. And based in ground zero of the COVID-19 pandemic, he’s covered the initial and ongoing toll of the deadly virus. Reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org.