Stephanie McCrummen
Staff Writer

Stephanie McCrummen is a national reporter for The Washington Post. Before that, she was the paper’s East Africa bureau chief. She’s also written about the suburban housing boom and education reform, among other subjects. She joined the Post in December 2004 from Newsday in New York. She is originally from Birmingham, Alabama.

Latest by Stephanie McCrummen

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl retains lawyer amid Army investigation

Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl retains lawyer amid Army investigation

Yale law professor Eugene Fidell said he met with the soldier last week and would be present when he is interviewed by Army.

Behind the yellow door, a man’s mental illness worsens

Behind the yellow door, a man’s mental illness worsens

His family wants to help but he can’t be involuntarily committed. They can only hope he gets better — or worse.

‘No reason to believe’ Bergdahl collaborated with captors

‘No reason to believe’ Bergdahl collaborated with captors

Initial investigation hasn’t found evidence of misconduct by former prisoner, Army officials say.

Bowe Bergdahl back in U.S. for additional treatment

Bowe Bergdahl back in U.S. for additional treatment

The former prisoner of the Haqqani network was flown to an Army hospital in Texas.