A joint investigation from Newsy, Reveal from The Center for Investigative Reporting and ProPublica finds police departments across the U.S. are masking the truth about how effective they are at solving rape cases.
Case Cleared: Part One
Case Cleared: Part Two
Case Cleared: FBI Moves To Fix Flaw In Its Crime Reporting System
In response to a Newsy, Reveal and ProPublica report, FBI expedites process expected to require police to disclose 'unfounded' cases.
Audit Finds Austin, Texas, Improperly Cleared Rapes
A review prompted by a Newsy, Reveal and ProPublica investigation shows cases were classified in a way that made the clearance rate appear higher.
Austin PD Orders New Probe After Audit Finds Misclassified Rapes
The APD will ask a third party to examine how it handles rape investigations from beginning to end. Other changes were also ordered.
Austin Council Unanimously Orders Review Of Nearly 2,000 Rape Cases
The comprehensive examination will look back on seven years of rape investigations.
Austin Police Chief Offers Partial Apology to Rape Survivors
Chief Brian Manley, in D.C., says he plans to tell other big city chiefs about “lessons learned” in investigating and clearing rape cases.