“When they are a victim of a crime, they need to know we’re going to help. We’re not going to be an obstacle,” says one police leader.
Miami’s situation indicates just how unprepared the United States is for the Zika virus.
The Zika virus already has spread swiftly across the island territory of Puerto Rico. And now, Miami is reporting its first cases in people infected by local mosquitoes. This week, Reveal takes us to the front lines of the battle against the disease.
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Reveal reporter Amy Walters visits Miami to work on a story about the Zika virus. She gets a couple of mosquito bites. A few days after arriving home in California, she starts feeling sick.
The Center for Investigative Reporting and several other organizations met in Miami this month to share learnings and challenges associated with producing content for bilingual audiences.