Kerry Tomlinson

Reporter

Kerry Tomlinson
Kerry Tomlinson
Reporter
Kerry Tomlinson wants to hear your stories of consumer fraud, rip-offs and scams. She brings more than a decade of investigative reporting experience to KATU, helping people fight fraud, protecting viewers from crime, keeping people safe from financial and health dangers, and much more.

She has won three Emmy's, as well as a National Iris, a national Scripps Howard Award, and numerous Associated Press, Society of Professional Journalists, and Radio and Television News Director's Association awards.

Kerry has worked in Portland for ten years, and before that, reported for KXLY in Spokane. She has also worked in broadcast news in Spain, the Philippines, Washington D.C. and San Francisco. She travels to foreign countries to investigate stories, including Mexico, Canada and Russia, and speaks Spanish and Russian.

Kerry has worked in all aspects of broadcast news, from radio to television, including reporting, anchoring, producing and even weather. What she enjoys most is helping uncover wrongdoing and protecting you, the viewer.

Recent stories by Kerry Tomlinson

Local Man says friend was stabbed in front of him Man says friend was stabbed in front of him(Video)
A friend of stabbing victim Peter John said John's last day was idyllic, as they spent time together listening to music, writing a song and enjoying the birds playing in the birdbath in the front yard of John's home.
Problem Solvers Typing takes its toll on cursive writing Typing takes its toll on cursive writing(Video)
Kids are spending more time than ever before on computers, phones and keyboards, and they are losing the ability to do the cursive handwriting that children have done for generations.