Wesley Lowery

ReporterWashington, D.C.


‘He’s never been here’ - Ferguson mayor says of GOP frontrunner

  • Aug 26, 2015

State police said that Senior Trooper Stephen Vincent, 43, was shot by an apparently stranded motorist who stood over the officer and told him afterward, “You’re lucky — you’re going to die soon.“

  • Aug 24, 2015

Compared to Rachel Dolezal, King says man listed on birth certificate is not his biological father

  • Aug 20, 2015

Gregory Towns, 24, was unarmed when he was held on suspicion of involvement in a domestic dispute.

  • Aug 18, 2015

Officials haven’t determined what’s behind the increase in homicides or how to reverse the trend.

  • Aug 11, 2015

The St. Louis County executive declared a state of emergency in response to what he called “the potential for harm to persons and property” in the area after police shot a man Sunday night.

  • Aug 10, 2015

Dozens arrested during sit-in at Justice Center in St. Louis

  • Aug 10, 2015

  • Aug 7, 2015

103 people were shot and killed by on-duty police officers

  • Aug 3, 2015

The GOP hopes that a pitch of educational reforms to help black students will resonate with voters. Some Democrats fear it might work.

  • Jul 31, 2015
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Wesley Lowery is a national reporter who covers law enforcement, justice, race and politics. He previously covered Congress and national politics. Prior to joining the Washington Post in February 2014, he worked as a breaking news and local politics reporter for the Boston Globe, and has also reported for the Los Angeles Times and the Wall Street Journal. In 2014, he was named the National Association of Black Journalists' "Emerging Journalist of the Year." Follow him on Twitter @WesleyLowery.
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