Taylor Elizabeth Eldridge is an investigative reporter specializing in criminal justice and mental health issues. She is currently an Ida B. Wells Fellow with Type Investigations and was previously a fellow at the Marshall Project. She is a 2017 graduate of the investigative program at Columbia Journalism School; her work has appeared in The New Yorker and the Washington Post, and she was part of the WNYC team that won a 2019 duPont-Columbia University Award for audiovisual reporting in the public interest, for its nine-episode podcast on juvenile justice. Originally from Buffalo, N.Y., she is a lover of all things hot-wings and snowstorms.