David Montgomery
Reporter

David Montgomery was born in Brooklyn, grew up in suburban New York, graduated from Princeton University and the University of Michigan, and was a reporter at The Buffalo News before joining The Washington Post in 1993. He covered Prince George’s County, Maryland politics and life in the District, then became a feature writer in the Style section. He currently writes general features and profiles for the Sunday Magazine, Sunday Style and Sunday Arts, with a focus on the Latino community and Latino arts. He is married and has two daughters.

Latest by David Montgomery

‘Better night’ in Ferguson though dozens arrested

‘Better night’ in Ferguson though dozens arrested

Protesters gathered Tuesday night in Ferguson — and in several other American cities — but the rage over a grand jury’s decision not to indict a police officer for the fatal shooting of Michael Brown lowered from a boil to a simmer.

Rebuilding and coping on South Florissant

Rebuilding and coping on South Florissant

Residents of all races pull together to repair damage from last night’s violence in Ferguson

In Brown’s home town, a pause to listen — then outrage

In Brown’s home town, a pause to listen — then outrage

There was a surreal pause a little past 8 p.m. local time Monday as people listened to the prosecuting attorney.

As Ferguson readies for jury decision, church offering safety if chaos erupts

As Ferguson readies for jury decision, church offering safety if chaos erupts

A grand jury in the shooting of Michael Brown is expected to reconvene today.