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
Police say a mob of young people smashed windows and threw rocks and bottles in San Bernardino, resulting in at least six arrests. Police in Long Beach warned Friday about a 'Bash Mob.'
Evacuation orders remain in effect for the town of Idyllwild Thursday night as the Mountain Fire surged to 22,800 acres and began burning toward towns.
Southern California Edison is seeking to hold Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd. and Mitsubishi Nuclear Energy Systems liable for defective steam generators that forced the closure of the San Onofre nuclear power plant.
Orange County prosecutors say an Anaheim police officer was legally justified when he shot and killed a 22-year-old man last year.
A northern New Mexico American Indian tribe is scheduled to honor the late President Richard Nixon Friday for his efforts to help tribes.
Southern California gasoline prices continue to remain over $4 a gallon Wednesday.
It's been two years since Kelly Thomas, a mentally-ill, homeless man, was involved in a violent confrontation with Fullerton police officers. Thomas died five days later.
The National Weather Service has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for much of Southern California — and it's expected to last through Sunday.
Firefighters are close to controlling the Hathaway Fire in Riverside County, The fire started June 9 and is 95 percent contained after burning 3,825 acres.
The Labor Department reports that California's unemployment rate dropped in May to its lowest level in nearly five years — 8.6 percent. Read the full report here.
Firefighters are battling wildfires Thursday in California, Colorado, Arizona and New Mexico. Evacuations in Northern California and Colorado.
Tesla Model S recall for rear seat latch issue. Company said Wednesday it will pick up and return cars to owners if desired.
More than 750 firefighters are working to put out hotspots from the Hathaway Fire in Riverside County. The fire has burned 3,800 acres and is 73 percent contained.
Firefighters in Colorado Monday hope rain helps as they work to fully contain the most destructive fire in state history. The Black Forest Fire has burned 500 homes.
The International Monetary Fund says the U.S. economy is on sounder footing than it was a year ago but is still restrained by spending cuts and tax increases.