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The New England Center for Investigative Reporting (NECIR) is a nonprofit organization based at Boston University and at the studios of WGBH News. The Eye (eye.necir.org) is NECIR's investigative reporting newsroom, which publishes regional and national in-depth investigative news and features. NECIR is also committed to helping train the next generation of investigative reporters through our Student Programs (studentprograms.necir.org).

Video: How to submit an FOIA Request

Jenifer McKim, senior reporter with the New England Center for Investigative Reporting at Boston University, offers five tips for preparing and submitting a request...

Middlesex jail steps up suicide-prevention efforts

by K. Sophie Will The Middlesex county jail in Billerica is boosting its efforts to prevent inmate suicides, after three inmates have taken their own...

Applications now accepted for 2019 summer institute

High school students interested in getting a jump on next summer may now apply for the 2019 Pre-College Summer Journalism Institute at Boston University,...

Interview: Chris Burrell and the Fred Clay case

From The Takeaway, a public radio production from PRI and WNYC: In August last year, Frederick Clay was released after serving 38 years in prison...

IRE Boston Watchdog Workshop

Jenifer McKim, senior investigative reporter with the New England Center for Investigative, will be among the instructors for a "watchdog workshop" for journalists on...

Interview: McKim and ‘hard truths’ of investigative reporting

Jenifer McKim, senior investigative reporter for the New England Center for Investigative Reporting, shared her thoughts on a career spent revealing injustice through journalism...

Covering Washington in the age of Trump

Paul Singer, investigations editor for the New England Center for Investigative Reporting and WGBH, joins a panel of national political journalists on October 16...

Pitfalls in accessing documents through FOI requests

Jenifer McKim, senior investigative reporter for the New England Center for Investigative Reporting, and a panel of expert journalists will discuss "Common Pitfalls in...

Friendly sentiments are not helping Albania gain more U.S. investments

by Josh Coe, Fjori Sinoruka and Blerina Allushi This story is the fifth in a series produced by reporter-fellows participating in an exchange program between the New...