Faces of Pittsburgh
Our Code of Ethics pledge and goals are based upon the Society of Professional Journalists' Code of Ethics.

Our Pledge:

-       To report stories that are written honestly and without bias.

-       To fact check all information. 

-       To never plagiarize. 

Our Goals:

To Minimize Harm:

-       We will handle request for interviews and photos with sensitivity. 

-       We will show compassion when dealing with sensitive cases.

To Act Independently:

-       We will avoid conflict of interest.

-       We will refuse gifts, favors, fees, free travel and special treatment.

-       We will avoid bidding for news and favored treatment. 

To Be Accountable:

-       We will admit and correct mistakes.

-       We will expose unethical practices. 

-       We will be held to the highest journalistic standards.