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Site Twitter handle

@CivilBeat

Facebook link

www.facebook.com/civilbeat

Year launched

2010

Is your site indexed on Google News?

  • Yes

City

Honolulu

State

HI

Civil Beat
Honolulu, Hawaii
Pierre Omidyar

 

Civil Beat is the largest news outlet dedicated to public affairs reporting about Hawaii. It focuses on investigative and watchdog journalism, in-depth enterprise reporting, analysis and commentary that gives readers a broad view on important issues and challenges leaders to do better. Civil Beat also works to foster community discussion by providing a place where citizens can debate important issues in a civil manner. Revenue: Metered paywall with monthly subscriptions.

Coverage area

  • State

Mission

  • Produce investigative news

Topics of coverage

  • Crime & justice
  • Education & schools
  • Environment
  • Government & politics

Content contributors

  • Professional journalists
  • Community members who are not journalists

Contributor compensation

  • Full-time, paid staff
  • Freelance or part-time paid staff

Revenue-side compensation

  • Full-time, paid staff without commission

In the news

Police misconduct files should be public, Hawaii judge says (2/11/14): http://www.rcfp.org/browse-media-law-resources/news/police-misconduct-files-should-be-public-hawaii-judge-says