Every Crime Map Needs Context. This USC Data Journalism Project Aims to Scale It

By Brad Pareso 

When University of Southern California professor and Wall Street Journal alum Gabriel Kahn was given part of a grant made to USC’s journalism school, he sat down with a professor in the computer science department. He wanted to know what that department was seeing and learning and how it could be retooled with journalism—specifically, local news. (Nieman Lab)