avatar for Victoria Kim

Victoria Kim

Kim is a Metro reporter for the Los Angeles Times. Since joining the paper in 2007, she has covered the state
and federal courts and the Korean community in Los Angeles. Her work has included investigations on the
cover-up of the sex abuse scandal in the Los Angeles Archdiocese, killing of unarmed suspects by the
Inglewood police, underpaid workers in the garment district and unaccredited law schools in California. She
has previously written for the Associated Press in South Korea and West Africa, as well as the Financial
Times in New York. Victoria was raised in Seoul, South Korea, and graduated from Harvard University.