Del Quentin Wilber
Reporter

Del Wilber covers the federal courts and federal law enforcement. A graduate of Georgetown Prep and Northwestern University, he worked at the Baltimore Sun before joining the Washington Post in 2004. Wilber is also the author of the New York Times best-seller Rawhide Down: The Near Assassination of Ronald Reagan.

Latest by Del Quentin Wilber

Defying the risks to fight irascible wild fires

Defying the risks to fight irascible wild fires

Jason Ramos portrays the danger and beauty of his career as an elite wildland firefighter.

2 dead, 181 hospitalized after jet crash-lands in San Francisco

2 dead, 181 hospitalized after jet crash-lands in San Francisco

The South Korean plane came in for a steep landing, skidded across the runway and caught fire.

‘I wanted my daughter back’

‘I wanted my daughter back’

Her husband not only took the child, he took her to Iran.

Plot to kill Lincoln before the Civil War

Plot to kill Lincoln before the Civil War

In “The Hour of Peril,” Daniel Stashower chronicles Pinkerton’s efforts to prevent a tragedy.