Starting in the fall of 2008, the Center for Investigative Reporting and The Center for Public Integrity fielded a team of reporters to examine how effectively governments at all levels had managed money and programs dedicated to homeland security. The result was a series of stories — and an interactive map — that have been combined into a single collaborative website
A Troubled History … Is Congress Failing on Homeland Security Oversight? … Homeland Security’s Billion-Dollar Bet on Better Communications … Interoperability: A Priority for Homeland Security? … Homeland Security Marked by Waste, Lack of Oversight … Assessing RNC Police Tactics, Part I … Assessing RNC Police Tactics, Part II … Fighting Crime with Computers in Minnesota … A Legacy of Spying … Are Things Any Different in Denver? … Homeland Security Pays Dividends for Alaska
Phi Beta Iota: What we really admire is the team’s organization: Editoral Team, Reporting Team, Fact Checking, Data Analysis, Web/Multimedia, Web Design, Media, and Funding.