We never expect our work to inspire art. But that’s what happened after we began collaborating with Tides Theatre in San Francisco.
CIR and KQED’s projects, “Heat and Harvest” and “Suburban junkies,” are honored by the Society of Professional Journalists.
The Center for Investigative Reporting’s California Watch today scored two top national awards from Investigative Reporters and Editors for a series that exposed shoddy practices by an internal police force patrolling California’s developmental centers for the disabled. The series, Broken Shield, won the IRE Award for best multiplatform investigative reporting in the medium-size category. The […]
Reporter Ryan Gabrielson has won a national award for excellence in police reporting for exposing the shoddy practices of an internal police force patrolling California’s developmental centers for the disabled.
CIR’s Lance Williams, who has written extensively about investigations involving Lance Armstrong, shares his thoughts on the cyclist’s upcoming interview with Oprah Winfrey.
The Northern California chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists has announced the winners of its annual awards, and we are proud to have several reporters from the Center for Investigative Reporting, California Watch and The Bay Citizen counted among the honorees.
A young Richard Aoki is involved in a 1969 protest at Telegraph Avenue and Bancroft Way near the UC Berkeley campus. Courtesy of the Oakland Tribune The revelation that the revered radical leader Richard Aoki was an FBI informant was made in Seth Rosenfeld’s new book, “Subversives: The FBI’s War on Student Radicals, and Reagan’s Rise […]
Today, we’re announcing a merger between the Center for Investigative Reporting and The Bay Citizen. The merger will create the largest nonprofit organization in the country focused on watchdog and accountability journalism.
The Center for Investigative Reporting and The Bay Citizen agreed today to formally explore a merger, a move that would combine the oldest nonprofit investigative news group in the nation with a startup newsroom focused on the San Francisco Bay Area. The boards of both organizations signed a memorandum of understanding to begin working out […]