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News and Awards November 17
New support from the Gund Foundation to drive expansion of local investigative reporting
News and Awards November 4
Funding will support development of local news teams, expanded local news infrastructure.
News and Awards October 20
Our founder and board chair’s letter on criminal justice reform and the nonprofit journalism sector
News and Awards October 7
Liz Simons announced as next chair for Pulitzer Prize-winning nonprofit newsroom covering criminal justice.
News and Awards October 6
Heather Ciras will focus on growth of the organization’s readership; Ryan Murphy joins as a developer
News and Awards September 29
Award Shared with Mississippi Today Recognizes “Mississippi Penal System, Uncovered,” Series on Practices in State Prison System
Officer William Byrd, left, commands his police dog during a training exercise in Mobile, Alabama, on Sept. 24, 2020. Officer Justin Washam wears a protective sleeve for a bite demonstration.
News and Awards September 15
National Press Club Award recognizes overall body of investigative reporting, citing impact of “Mauled,” coverage of Mississippi prisons and more.
Wendy Ruderman.
News and Awards August 18
Ruderman will cover policing issues nationwide.
Lakeidra Chavis.
News and Awards August 5
Chavis will expand reporting on juvenile justice and other criminal justice issues.
Mary Rose Kendall, with the Bolingbrook, Illinois, Police Department, prepares to continue bite training with her dog at Vohne Liche Kennels in Peru, Indiana, on Sept. 9, 2020. Vohne Liche trainers teach the 'find and bite' method for search and capture.
News and Awards June 11
“Mauled” is honored in the National Reporting category.