Vivian Ho is a journalist who covered crime and criminal justice for the San Francisco Chronicle and served on the newspaper's breaking news team for six years. Before she joined the Chronicle in 2011, Vivian reported for The Boston Globe and the Worcester Telegram & Gazette. She is currently working on her first book, an exploration of America’s homeless transient youth and the violence that shapes them, set for publication by Little A in 2019. A New England native, Vivian graduated from Boston University in 2011. She was a finalist for the Livingston Award for local journalism in 2018.