Rob D'Amico

Investigative Journalist / Writer / Storyteller

I learned a long time ago that reality was
much weirder than anyone's imagination."
- Hunter S. Thompson

My Work

Witnessed: Borderlands Podcast
Witnessed: Borderlands Podcast

The true story of a sheriff in Marfa, Texas, who joined with a rogue outlaw to smuggle tons of cocaine into far West Texas.

One of my favorites

A cocky bike racer in Austin, Texas, betrays friends and lovers to steal their high-end bikes...but a local agitator puts the police on his trail.

Sierra Blanca Migrant Shooting Observer
Border & Immigration

Two brothers arrested in connection with the shooting of migrants face scrutiny in a small Texas town.

Sandro Canovas Profile for Punch by Rob D'Amico
Recent Feature

A Marfa man is waging war against the Texas distillers claiming the right to make sotol outside of its ancestral home.

Border Stories

Available for covering all issues involving the U.S./Mexico border…from the Lower Rio Grande Valley, to Far West Texas and beyond.