The Marshall Project
Nonprofit journalism about criminal justice
A nonprofit news organization covering the U.S. criminal justice system
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Andy Rossback is the former editorial designer. Previously, he interned at The New York Times and The Virginian-Pilot. He attended University of Oregon, where he was editor-in-chief of the Daily Emerald.
September 28, 2016
Crime in Context
Violent crime is up in some places, but is it really a trend?
March 2, 2016
How Much Do You Remember About the Rodney King Beating and Riots?
Twenty-five years ago, the first viral video captured police brutality and shook the nation.
February 3, 2016
Policing the Future
In the aftermath of Michael Brown's death, St. Louis cops embrace crime-predicting software.
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December 16, 2015
An Unbelievable Story of Rape
An 18-year-old said she was attacked at knifepoint. Then she said she made it up. That’s where our story begins.
T. Christian Miller
October 16, 2015
America’s Rock Star Cops
Meet the elite chiefs who revolutionized policing nationwide, for better and for worse. Now they want to do it again.
September 30, 2015
Do You Have What It Takes To Be a Prison Censor?
Test yourself against the pros.
September 25, 2015
Prison Without Punishment
Germany allows inmates to wear their own clothes, cook their own meals, and have romantic visits. Could that work in the United States?
September 18, 2015
The Next To Die
Tracking scheduled executions around the country.
August 4, 2015
The New Science of Sentencing
Should prison sentences be based on crimes that haven’t been committed yet?
Anna Maria Barry-Jester
July 7, 2015
What’s in a Prison Meal?
The ongoing fight for more, and better, prison food.