Behind the Headlines

An alleged ‘Back the Blue’ hate crime, a bias settlement and police shootings


Garfield County prosecutors charge a woman with a hate crime for destroying a “Back the Blue” sign. Murray pays $152,000 to settle a lawsuit by a woman who says she was pulled over because of her skin color. And a Salt Lake Tribune/FRONTLINE investigation examines Utah officers involved in multiple police shootings.

At 9 a.m. on Friday, Salt Lake Tribune reporters Paighten Harkins and Jessica Miller, along with news columnist Robert Gehrke, join KCPW’s Roger McDonough to talk about the week’s top stories.

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KCPW and The Salt Lake Tribune present a fresh way for Utahns to process the headlines. Behind the Headlines, a live weekly broadcast, examines the week’s top local stories through the eyes of reporters on the beat. Produced by KCPW Studios
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