Lawrence Andrea is a reporter for the USA Today Network currently based in Indianapolis, Indiana. He has reported on everything from state and national politics for the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and PolitiFact Wisconsin to courts, crime and breaking news for various other newspapers. He now covers crime and public safety for the Indianapolis Star.
Andrea is particularly interested in international events and often uses photography to complement his reporting. His work for the Pulitzer Center explores the difficulties of post-asylum life for refugees in Greece.
He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in May 2020, where he studied journalism, photography, Classics and Arabic.