Devlin Barrett is a journalist who writes about national security and law enforcement, focusing on federal law enforcement and security, including terrorism, cybercrime, drugs, and public corruption. He currently reports for The Washington Post.
Barrett started as a copy boy at the New York Post and since then has covered the NYPD, federal courts, and the Justice Department and its component agencies, including the FBI, the Drug Enforcement Administration, and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.
Barrett received his B.A. from McGill University.