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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).

New England Center for Investigative Reporting joins 89.7 WGBH News

After four years operating within the WGBH newsroom, the New England Center for Investigative Reporting (NECIR) has joined WGBH News, effective July 9, 2019. Founded in 2009...

NECIR wins Gabriel Award for radio storytelling

A radio series about a wrongfully convicted man’s effort to rebuild his life after nearly four decades in prison earned the New England Center...

Illicit massage investigation wins national Murrow Award for NECIR, WGBH

A five-part radio series investigating illicit massage parlors in Massachusetts and across the United States earned the New England Center for Investigative Reporting and...

Interview: On jurors siding with Darrell Jones in retrial of 1986...

After spending 32 years behind bars for a murder he always maintained he did not commit, Darrell Jones is officially a free man after a...

‘What I fear is the idea of lack of justice’

Darrell Jones was released 18 months ago after serving 32 years of a life sentence in prison. His murder conviction was vacated after WGBH...

After NECIR story, feds investigate treatment of elderly prisoners

Federal prosecutors are investigating the Massachusetts state prison system over the treatment of elderly and severely ill prisoners, following a five-month investigation by the...

Background research for your in-depth story

by Leah Samuel Typically, news stories should answer questions that start with who, what, where, when, why and how. Many of those answers will come...

NECIR wins national public service journalism award 

A radio series about a wrongfully convicted man’s effort to rebuild his life after nearly four decades in prison earned the New England Center...

NECIR wins two Regional Murrow Awards for radio

An investigation into illicit massage parlors and a series about a man’s life after being wrongfully imprisoned for 38 years earned the New England...

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