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
A Santa Ana judge Friday is expected to set a trial date for the two ex-Fullerton police officers charged in connection with the beating and death of a homeless man last summer.
Orange County CEO Tom Mauk is out of a job. His job performance came under scrutiny after former county executive Carlos Bustamante was charged with sex assault charges.
A Santa Ana city councilman, accused of sexual assault charges, faces arraignment Thursday, but his attorney has filed a motion to have the charges dismissed.
The mother of Manuel Diaz, shot to death by Anaheim police, has condemned violence which has erupted during protests.
Police stepped up patrols and about two dozen were in riot gear outside the doors of the Anaheim City Hall as hundreds demonstrated on the streets outside. Five people have died in six Anaheim officer-involved shootings this year.
Over 200 protesters storm Anaheim City Hall after the family of a man shot to death by Anaheim police Saturday announced it is suing the city for $50 million.
Friends of the Earth files Freedom of Information Act request for NRC-Edison communications about faulty replacement steam generators at San Onofre nuclear plant.
Protesters plan to march in Anaheim Tuesday over recent officer-involved shootings that killed two Latino men.
Anaheim police are preparing for additional protests after weekend officer-involved shootings left two men dead.
Police are tangled in tumultuous rallies after accusations of a wrongful shooting.
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.