Change the way crime is covered. Create a reporting lab within Homicide Watch DC to cover every murder in Washington for one year. Read more
This project was successfully funded on September 13, 2012.
24 Hours in, 21% Funded
How yesterday started: After a deal falls apart, Homicide Watch D.C. is going on hiatus.
We knew that was coming, but there's no good way to read about the potential end of a project you've spent two years working on. We had this Kickstarter campaign almost ready to go, and the story landed as we were waiting on final approval. We launched just after 6 p.m. last night.
A MyFoxDC reporter saw one of our tweets managed to get here in time to watch us hit Go. Here's his story.
A day later, we're at $8,481, or 21% of our goal. There's a long way to go, but you, internet, are amazing.
Huge thanks to those who've helped spread the word:
And others. I'll try to get more links in future updates. But to everyone, thank you. More to come.