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Trevor Kapp

Reporter/Producer @tkapp20 tkapp@dnainfo.com

Trevor Kapp is a reporter/producer covering breaking news across New York City for DNAinfo.

He was born and raised in Alphabet City, long before the NYU and New School kids started moving in, as he likes to point out. He still lives there.

But he left the neighborhood in 2007 for four years and graduated from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill in May 2011 with a degree in Journalism & Mass Communication. While he enjoyed his time down South, Trevor missed Ray's Pizza, the R train and playground basketball too much, so he returned to New York.

Prior to joining DNAinfo, Trevor worked as a general assignment reporter for the Daily News, where he had more than 200 bylines.

Fun Fact: Trevor thinks he must own the New York City reporter record for getting asked by cops, "What are you, in high school?"

Flushing & Whitestone »

December 8, 2016

Fire broke out on the fourth floor and spread to the two floors above it, officials said.

East New York & Brownsville »

December 7, 2016

Ex-NYPD Officer Peter Liang and the Brooklyn DA's Office have dropped their respective appeals.

Bedford-Stuyvesant »

December 7, 2016

The 54-year-old was hit near Myrtle and Nostrand avenues, police said.

Fordham & Tremont »

December 6, 2016

Police are hoping to speak to 20-year-old Tavon Gillis about a May murder.

Sheepshead Bay & Marine Park »

December 5, 2016

Corrections officer Alastasia Bryan was fatally shot in the head and torso, police said.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

December 1, 2016

Accused mugger John Torres, 19, was held on a $40,000 bail at his arraignment on Thursday. 

Fort Greene and DUMBO »

December 1, 2016

Three men threw a bottle of what they said was urine at a man before taking his backpack, police said. 

Washington Heights & Inwood »

November 29, 2016

Police said they were responding to a call of an assault on West 180th Street.