Jenny Casas

Jenny Casas (@jnnsmn) is a Chicago-based audio reporter and producer.

An independent producer, Jenny makes work in both Spanish and English. Her next project involves data collected by the Invisible Institute. on complaints of sexual misconduct made against Chicago Police officers.

Before leaping recently into freelancing, Jenny investigated environmental crime and government corruption in Chicago for USA Today’s podcast The City. Read more about The City in this feature from the Chicago Reader.

Before that, Jenny covered the intersection of restorative justice and criminal law in Cook County for City Bureau, a civic media organization in Chicago. She was a [2018 Third Coast Radio Resident] where she worked on a story about the peace circles in Cook County courts and has reported on class, power and immigration for St. Louis Public Radio.


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