Release Notes: MuckRock docs get an upgrade, simpler WordPress embeds, and a bug fix

Release Notes: MuckRock docs get an upgrade, simpler WordPress embeds, and a bug fix

This week, we upgraded older document embeds on MuckRock and released a small timesaver for DocumentCloud users.

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Release Notes: The return of project embeds and much more on DocumentCloud

Release Notes: The return of project embeds and much more on DocumentCloud

One of DocumentCloud’s marquee features has always been the ability to embed documents within articles and other webpages. Now you can embed whole collections of documents for readers to browse.

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Six months after the repeal of 50-a, NY police continue to combat the release of disciplinary records

Six months after the repeal of 50-a, NY police continue to combat the release of disciplinary records

MuckRock has partnered with the USA TODAY Network New York, the Brechner Center for Freedom of Information and Syracuse University journalism students to file more than 600 records requests with more than 400 police agencies in hopes of creating a searchable, first-of-its-kind database with disciplinary records from across the state.

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Submit your nominations for the 2021 Foilies

Submit your nominations for the 2021 Foilies

It’s that time again — we’re now accepting nominations for the Foilies, the annual “anti-awards” program for government agencies that make access to information harder than it needs to be, often in equal parts maddeningly and inadvertently hilarious ways.

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The repeal of New York’s 50-a could be a boon to defense attorneys

The repeal of New York’s 50-a could be a boon to defense attorneys

Though there are still many open questions about the effect of 50-a’s repeal on problematic police officer transparency, it’s a development that highlights the value access can have for the integrity of the criminal justice system.

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