Los Angeles Times’ The Homicide Report, a story for every victim

From my colleague Ransome Mpini: “A data vis 7 years in the making, the LA Times Data team has gone beyond the usual stats reporting and are actually putting the human story to the numbers: http://homicide.latimes.com/

Users can drill down right to see homicides in a particular neighborhood. This seems the most dangerous: http://homicide.latimes.com/neighborhood/vermont-vista

“Data journalism as public service,” according to Graphics Editor Javier Zarracina (Spain).


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