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).

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s