Pete Corson

Audience specialist

Pete Corson is an Audience Specialist for the Crime and RE:Race teams. He previously worked in the same capacity for the MyAJC.com homepage, Projects & Strategic teams; as a Mobile Technology Producer, where he helped develop the AJC's iPad app; as a website Producer, serving as a channel manager for accessAtlanta.com; and as a Producer for ajc.com's strategic channels. Before that, he was a Page Designer for the Editorial department, designing the @issue and Atlanta & the World sections for the paper. He has worked at the AJC since 1998.

Latest from Pete Corson

Photos: Martin Luther King statues around the country (and beyond)
 Statues honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. are a common feature in cities across the country, and increasingly, around the world. Last year in King's hometown, family members gathered at the Georgia Capitol to unveil a new statue that was a long time coming.  Here are some of the most notable MLK statues and some of the stories...

Posted: 5 days ago

Statues honoring Martin Luther King, Jr. are a common feature in cities across the country, and increasingly, around the world. Last year in King's hometown, family members gathered at the Georgia Capitol to unveil a new statue that was a long time coming.  Here are some of the most notable MLK statues and some of the stories...
The 12 biggest crime stories of 2018
 These are the twelve biggest crime stories from the past year, as chosen by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Crime & Public Safety team. Join the team’s Facebook group for updates, breaking news and discussion on what’s happening in your metro Atlanta community. Locust Grove Police officer killed (Feb. 9)  Chase...

Posted: 26 days ago

These are the twelve biggest crime stories from the past year, as chosen by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution’s Crime & Public Safety team. Join the team’s Facebook group for updates, breaking news and discussion on what’s happening in your metro Atlanta community. Locust Grove Police officer killed (Feb. 9)  Chase...
Renderings of the Phipps Plaza expansion
Renderings of a new Phipps Plaza redevelopment that will include a Nobu restaurant and hotel and 90,000-square-foot Life Time gym.

2:34 PM Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018

Renderings of a new Phipps Plaza redevelopment that will include a Nobu restaurant and hotel and 90,000-square-foot Life Time gym.
How the AJC covered the Tommy Mims case from "ATL Homicide"
 The Tommy Mims murder case was the subject of the twelfth episode of the true-crime series "ATL Homicide" on TV One. Mims was one of four people killed across Fulton and DeKalb counties by Aeman Presley over a four-month period. Presley was a failed actor who moved to Atlanta and started his killing spree. "ATL Homicide"...

3:00 AM Tuesday, Sep. 25, 2018

The Tommy Mims murder case was the subject of the twelfth episode of the true-crime series "ATL Homicide" on TV One. Mims was one of four people killed across Fulton and DeKalb counties by Aeman Presley over a four-month period. Presley was a failed actor who moved to Atlanta and started his killing spree. "ATL Homicide"...
How the AJC covered the Mamadou Barry case from "ATL Homicide"
 The TV One true-crime series "ATL Homicide" dealt with the killing of Mamadou Barry in its eleventh episode. Barry was found dead in his bathtub in 2005. Two years later, his death was traced back to a violent gang of thieves from New Orleans called the International Robbin Crew. "ATL Homicide" recreates cases as told...

3:00 AM Tuesday, Sep. 18, 2018

The TV One true-crime series "ATL Homicide" dealt with the killing of Mamadou Barry in its eleventh episode. Barry was found dead in his bathtub in 2005. Two years later, his death was traced back to a violent gang of thieves from New Orleans called the International Robbin Crew. "ATL Homicide" recreates cases as told...
How the AJC covered the Apriel Allen case from "ATL Homicide"
 The Apriel Allen murder case was the subject of the tenth episode of the true-crime series "ATL Homicide" on TV One. Allen was a 38-year-old mother who was found dead in her bedroom by her teenage son in 2004. "ATL Homicide" recreates cases as told by David Quinn and Vince Velazquez, two retired Atlanta Police Department...

3:00 AM Tuesday, Sep. 11, 2018

The Apriel Allen murder case was the subject of the tenth episode of the true-crime series "ATL Homicide" on TV One. Allen was a 38-year-old mother who was found dead in her bedroom by her teenage son in 2004. "ATL Homicide" recreates cases as told by David Quinn and Vince Velazquez, two retired Atlanta Police Department...
How the AJC covered the Cassandra Bryant case from "ATL Homicide"
 The murder of Cassandra Bryant was the subject of the eighth episode of the TV One true-crime series "ATL Homicide." Bryant's body was discovered near a dumpster outside an apartment building on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in October 2003.  "ATL Homicide" recreates cases as told by David Quinn and Vince Velazquez...

3:00 AM Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018

The murder of Cassandra Bryant was the subject of the eighth episode of the TV One true-crime series "ATL Homicide." Bryant's body was discovered near a dumpster outside an apartment building on Martin Luther King Jr. Drive in October 2003.  "ATL Homicide" recreates cases as told by David Quinn and Vince Velazquez...
How the AJC covered the Jerry Heard case from ‘ATL Homicide’
 The murder of Jerry Heard was the subject of the sixth episode of the TV One true-crime series "ATL Homicide." Heard's body was discovered dumped in a wooded area in southwest Atlanta in July 2002.  "ATL Homicide" recreates cases as told by David Quinn and Vince Velazquez, two retired Atlanta Police Department...

3:00 AM Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018

The murder of Jerry Heard was the subject of the sixth episode of the TV One true-crime series "ATL Homicide." Heard's body was discovered dumped in a wooded area in southwest Atlanta in July 2002.  "ATL Homicide" recreates cases as told by David Quinn and Vince Velazquez, two retired Atlanta Police Department...