Ed Joyce Orange County Reporter
Ed Joyce is the Orange County Reporter for KPCC. Before joining the station, Ed covered the environment beat for six-years at KPBS-FM/TV in San Diego.
Prior to his time at KPBS, Joyce was an editor/columnist with Copley News Service in San Diego. His extensive background in news includes stints as a newspaper, radio, web and TV journalist. The positions include: reporter, anchor, editor, columnist, talk show host, writer and photographer. His career started as a boy delivering the Sunday L.A. Times. He later had a paper route delivering the Evening Star-News.
Along the way, Ed has had stints as a telephone operator and mail carrier. He even wrote a column and edited a weekly newspaper in the Caribbean. He's also been a DJ, a high school and college educator and has worked in public relations.
Joyce has won many awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, The Associated Press and other organizations for his TV and radio writing, producing, anchoring, editing and reporting.
Born in Los Angeles County, Joyce graduated with a B.A. in Communications from the University of Washington, where he studied broadcast journalism, TV-radio production and sociology.
Stories by Ed Joyce
Some don't connect voting with art, but the Orange County Registrar of Voters is giving residents a chance to showcase their talents at a Santa Ana art museum.
Protesters stormed the lobby of the Anaheim police station after an officer shot and killed an unarmed man as he attempted to flee down a residential alleyway.
California energy officials are preparing for the possibility the San Onofre nuclear power plant could be offline through 2013 or 2014.
State Parks Director Ruth Coleman resigned after officials learned the department had been sitting on a $54 million surplus for as long as 12 years.
The Orange County Sheriff’s Department is on heightened alert and are contacting local movie theaters in response to the shooting in Colorado.
Anti-nuclear groups claim federal regulators are protecting the utility that operates San Onofre nuclear plant, instead of people who live near it.
A court convicted a 21-year-old Fullerton man of illegally installing spyware on six women’s computers without their consent.
A motion has been filed to have the charges dismissed against Bustamante, claiming DA Tony Rackauckas released too much information to media for his client to get a fair trial.
Federal report released Thursday said faulty computer modeling gets blame for problems with steam generators at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station.
Taking the Orange County Fair Express bus gets attendees in the gates for just $2 — nine dollars under the usual $11 fare.
The salon can never "really can never go back to what it was, it can only go forward, and so can the people and their lives," says a local designer who is helping.
Joe Wolfe, one of six officers caught on camera beating homeless man Kelly Thomas, is no longer with the Fullerton Police Department.
The operator of the San Onofre nuclear power plant said some of the steam generator tube wear is not unexpected.
After several delays, two men who were both Fullerton police officers a year ago were arraigned on charges Friday.
Two reports highlight issues with the plant's steam generators.