Jeff Chirico

Posted: February 14, 2009 in Uncategorized

Jeff Chirico is a  five-time Emmy-winning investigative reporter for CBS Atlanta News. He’s focused on investigating government corruption, shady business practices, illegal activities and more. His investigative series on dangerous and potentially deadly mattresses won the 2012 Southeast Regional Emmy and led the federal government to announce a product recall.

Prior to joining WGCL, Chirico worked at WBRE in Wilkes-Barre, PA as the consumer investigator. His investigative work there was recognized with the 2009 Emmy for outstanding crime news.

Early in his career, Chirico helped launch a news magazine program for PBS 39 in Bethlehem, PA. As reporter, host, and documentary producer for WLVT, Chirico earned three Mid-Atlantic Emmys, an Edward R. Murrow award and four Pennsylvania Association of Broadcasters awards.