Dan has been honored with numerous industry awards. The National Academy of Television Arts and Science (NATAS) has presented him with seven Emmy Awards for Outstanding Achievement: Investigative Reporting and Continuing Coverage. The Radio and Television News Directors Association (RTNDA) has honored Dan six times, for Best Investigative Reporting and Best News Reporting in Northern California. Dan also received the RTNDA Regional Edward R. Murrow Award for Investigative Reporting. The Associated Press Television and Radio Association (APTRA) has also honored Dan for Best Investigative Reporting. The Anti-Defamation League has given him the Pursuit of Justice Award.
Dan has served as anchor, correspondent and producer, traveling throughout the United States, as well as Europe, Asia, Africa and Central America. He began his career in 1981 at the CNN Bureau in Washington, DC as a producer and correspondent, reporting from the White House and State Department. From 1985 to 1991, he produced for ABC News from Washington, DC, and later, reported for World News Tonight and Good Morning America from the Midwest.
From 1991 to 1992, Dan anchored and reported on The West/In America, the nationally syndicated news magazine produced by Kelly News & Entertainment of Sacramento. From 1992 to 1994, he served as senior correspondent for American Journal, the news magazine produced by King World in New York.
During his career, Dan has traveled on presidential campaigns, tracked a suspected Nazi war criminal to Germany, investigated the slaughter of near extinct black rhinos in Zimbabwe, and exposed a Bay Area priest for molesting dozens of children. The priest was eventually convicted and sent to prison.
Dan is a graduate of the University of Maryland. He's also a member of Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc. (IRE), the professional organization for investigative journalists, and the Society of Professional Journalists.
State takes action on problem building after I-Team investigation
That rat featured in an ABC7 I-Team report one week ago got the attention of state officials. They took quick action to fix numerous problems that had lingered in a Vallejo office building.
I-TEAM EXCLUSIVE: South Bay parents' CPS nightmare, police forced sexual assault exam on 5-year-old girl
CPS NIGHTMARE: A call to Child Protective Services spiraled out of control, and now, the parents of a 5-year-old girl have filed a claim against Mountain View Police and Santa Clara County; it's the first step toward a lawsuit.
State office building workers ask I-Team for help with rats, other problems
Workers from a state building called the I-Team's Dan Noyes for help, saying it's in such bad shape that their health is at risk.
I-TEAM: Santa Clara Co. Sheriff's Captain Amy Le removed from job over barbecue grill
The ABC7 News I-Team has learned that Santa Clara County Sheriff's Captain Amy Le was removed from her job over an unpermitted arbor and barbecue grill built at Elmwood Jail with her own money but using inmate labor.
SFPD obtained warrant to launch secret surveillance against journalist in Adachi leak investigation
The San Francisco Police Department asked for permission and received it from a judge to launch secret surveillance against a journalist. His lawyers call it a "deeply disturbing attack on the free press."