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?"

The Rockaways »

May 26, 2016

A 57-year-old man was beaten to death during a robbery attempt Thursday morning, police said.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

May 26, 2016

Shots rang out before rapper T.I. was due to take the stage, a witness said.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

May 25, 2016

Marc Henry Johnson and his cocaine dealer were arrested in connection to the deadly 2015 overdose.

Midtown & Theater District »

May 23, 2016

The accident happened outside 12 E. 46th St. around 8:15 a.m. Monday.

Downtown »

May 23, 2016

Danny Oquendo and Gary Mayerson met through tragic circumstances, but have forged a close bond.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

May 23, 2016

Garry Rey, 27, was shot on Seventh Avenue near West 17th Street Sunday morning, police said.

Fordham & Tremont »

May 23, 2016

Herbert Smith, 24, crashed his BMW motorcycle into the back of a Nissan Altima on Sunday, police said.

Harlem »

May 20, 2016

He rear-ended another car before slamming into a tree in Hamilton Heights, witnesses said.