Contributor profile

Sylke Gruhnwald

Reporter Republik


Sylke Gruhnwald is a reporter at Swiss digital magazine Republik. She previously worked at the Swiss daily «Neue Zürcher Zeitung», where she built up the data team of journalists, programmers and designers. In 2014, she moved to Swiss public broadcaster as head of the data team. Her beats include reporting on white collar crime, financial fraud and corruption.

Content by Sylke

Data collection Covering issues
Following the money

They say that ‘money makes the world go round’. If so, that means there’s a whole lot of stories to be found by looking into how people and organisations spend their dimes.

Case studies
Data on the crime beat

While shocking crimes may carry headlines, the crime beat encompasses so much than murder mysteries and whodunnit stories. This edition explores four other angles, along with tips for using crime data throughout the entire reporting cycle.