Key West Police Chief Sean Brandenburg honors Officer Bryan Tyler with the department’s Life Saving Award on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019.
Key West Police Chief Sean Brandenburg honors Officer Bryan Tyler with the department’s Life Saving Award on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. City of Key West
Key West Police Chief Sean Brandenburg honors Officer Bryan Tyler with the department’s Life Saving Award on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019. City of Key West

Gwen Filosa covers Key West and the Lower Florida Keys for FLKeysNews.com and the Miami Herald and lives in Key West. She was part of the staff at the New Orleans Times-Picayune that in 2005 won two Pulitzer Prizes for coverage of Hurricane Katrina. She graduated from Indiana University.