Fallout of Police Brutality Video Spreads Across Seattle

By Andrew Gauthier 

Seattle Times

Even before Seattle police finish investigating two officers for abusing a robbery suspect, two staffers at the local FOX television affiliate that delayed airing a videotape of the incident are now unemployed.

Meanwhile, the fallout continues to spread. KCPQ (Q13) has been condemned by a local Latino group. And the station’s decision-making has been the subject of discussion among journalists nationally.


On Wednesday, KPCQ news director Steve Kraycik resigned. The same day, senior assignment editor Cheri Mossburg was fired. More…