Three Pulitzer Prizes announced in Region 3 area

The Tampa Bay Times, the Sarasota Times-Tribune and the Marshall Project win 2016 Pulitzer Prizes for investigative reporting. Lenora LaPeter Anton and Anthony Cormier won for the Tampa Bay Times and Michael Braga from the Sarasota Times-Tribune for investigative journalism for an investigation in Florida’s mental health system.

Ken Armstrong from the Marshall Project, along with ProPublica, took home the award for “law enforcement’s enduring failures to investigate reports of rape properly and to comprehend the traumatic effects on its victims.”