Steven McCaffery is Editor of The Detail. He joined The Detail in October 2012, after six years at Press Association Ireland where he was Deputy Editor, with particular responsibility for the organisation's political output on both sides of the border. Prior to this, Steven was News Editor of The Irish News, during which he played a central role in the paper’s multi award-winning investigative output, including his own investigations into key events of the late 1990s and 2000s. His work on collusion between the State and paramilitaries in Northern Ireland was commended by Amnesty International. In 2016 he won a commendation as online editor of the year in The Drum Online Media Awards. In the same year he was named columnist of the year at the annual CIPR Northern Ireland media awards for his regular political analysis articles on The Detail.