Welcome to DPIC's Press Room
(outside of normal business hours: 301-943-1402)
If you wish to arrange an interview through Skype (Richard.dieter1), please contact us first by phone or email for a convenient time.
Interview inquiries: Elaine de Leon
Website information: Kenneth England
General death penalty information: Anne Holsinger
Executive Director: Richard Dieter
If you are a member of the media, we hope that you will take this opportunity to bookmark this portion of our site, where you can quickly access the latest information on the death penalty. We also encourage you to subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter to receive the latest developments on the death penalty every week.
PRESS RELEASES / MEDIA ADVISORIES
Recent Legislative Activity
Federal Death Penalty
U.S. Supreme Court
DEATH PENALTY FACTS & FIGURES
Death Row Information
History of the Death Penalty
Issues and Facts
Four-Page Fact Sheet (PDF), updated bi-weekly
DPIC IN THE MEDIA
Media Coverage Summary of DPIC's 2011 Year End Report.
THURGOOD MARSHALL JOURNALISM AWARDS
The Thurgood Marshall Journalism Awards have been discontinued as of January 2009. Click the link to see previous years' winners.