Connor Sheets

Investigative Reporter

Bay Minette

Bay Minette, Alabama, 2020 - Credit: Chris Harress, AL.com


ProPublica

A Little-Known State Law Says Felons Must Carry a Special ID or Go to Jail

How Some Sheriffs Force Their Inmates Into Medical Debt

Wasted Funds, Destroyed Property: How Sheriffs Undermined Their Successors After Losing Reelection

The Sheriff Lost Reelection. Then the Spending Spree Began.

These Sheriffs Release Sick Inmates to Avoid Paying Their Hospital Bills

An Inmate Needed Emergency Medical Help. The Jail's Response: See if She Has Insurance.


Alabama Media Group

Etowah sheriff pockets $750k in jail food funds, buys $740k beach house

Jail kitchen workers say donated, spoiled food keeps costs low for 'Beach House Sheriff'

How the University of Alabama System funneled $1.4 million through a 'dark money' web

Who's guarding Alabama's death row? Holman prison 'severely understaffed,' internal documents show

Fighting heroin on Alabama streets: Inside covert world of police raids, undercovers, informants

Bentley campaign spent $1,732.68 on 'cell phones and prepaid wireless' at Best Buy in 2015


The Guardian

Too poor to vote: how Alabama's 'new poll tax' bars thousands of people from voting


International Business Times

Lagos Slum's Legal Victory Presents Path To Future For Nigeria's Least Fortunate

EXCLUSIVE: Another Scandal At Cincinnati IRS Office, Targeting Democrats This Time

Reporter's Tale Of Weathering Sandy's Wrath On The Lower East Side Of Manhattan

How China Can Harness Its History & Overcome Its 'Great Wall' Slowdown

Occupy Wall Street Latest Target Of Controversial NYPD Surveillance Program


Newsweek

China's Corporate Ghost Towns

Into Africa: Start-Ups Swarm The Continent

The Paris Street Artist 'Invading' New York As Banksy Leaves


TimesLedger Newspapers

Flushing builders face new housing paradigm

City teams gather at Francis Lewis Park for bocce games

Halloran owes money from '09 race