15 Best Investigative Journalism Podcasts

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Investigative Journalism Podcasts

Here are 15 Best Investigative Journalism Podcasts worth listening to in 2023

1. PCIJ's On the Record

PCIJ's On the Record Philippines
News, conversations, and investigations by the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism.
47K 125.5K 2.6K 6 episodes / year Avg Length 16 min
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2. William Ramsey Investigates

William Ramsey Investigates Los Angeles, California, US
William Ramsey Investigates, is an independent investigative journalism broadcast covering a variety of subjects including politics and para politics,... true crime, history, conspiracies, religion, cults, exposing the occult, and more!more
3.1K 4 episodes / week Avg Length 75 min
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3. Battlefront: Frontline

Battlefront: Frontline Dustin Faulkner breaks down current events from a Conservative perspective. Additionally, there is a lot of investigative journalism exposing what'...;s truly going on in our country much of which will shock you! Tune in every Sunday evening for a LIVE episode of Battlefront: Frontlinemore
145 1 episode / week Avg Length 94 min
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4. In the Dark | APM

In the Dark | APM St Paul, MN
Reporter Madeleine Baran examines the case of Curtis Flowers, who has been tried six times for the same crime. In the Dark is an investigative podcast... from APM Reports. more
22.6K 26.4K 1 episode / year Avg Length 35 min
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5. A Hateful Homicide

A Hateful Homicide Los Angeles, California, US
A Hateful Homicide is an American true-crime and investigative journalism podcast from Los Angeles California by Transgender and HIV Healthcare advoca...te Mallery Jenna Robinson. The true-crime and investigative journalism podcast focuses on the murders of Transgender, Gender Nonbinary/ Nonconforming, Intersex, Two-Spirit and gender expansive community members throughout the United States and abroad.more
276 113 1 episode / week Avg Length 54 min
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6. Listen Frontier

Listen Frontier Tulsa, Oklahoma, US
Listen Frontier is a podcast exploring the investigative journalism of The Frontier and featuring conversations with those on the frontlines of Oklaho...ma's most important stories. At The Frontier, our mission is to hold public officials accountable, give a voice to the powerless and tell the stories that others are afraid to tell, or that illuminate the lives of people in our community. We will shine a light on hypocrisy, fraud, abuse, and wrongdoing at all levels in our community and state.more
20.8K 15.5K 1 episode / week Avg Length 26 min
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7. Three Corners

Three Corners The greatest investigative journalism the world has ever seen. Join Vincent and Domenic, Wednesdays 8-9 pm on SYN 90.7.
122 4 episodes / quarter Avg Length 46 min
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8. Ripped From The Wall

Ripped From The Wall Ripped From The Walls is AWOL's first podcast series. In this series, reporters for AWOL dig into hard-hitting, investigative reporting about con...troversies at American University and The District.more
1 episode / quarter Avg Length 18 min
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H2OiNSIGHT Grand Rapids, Michigan, US
H2OiNSIGHT An intellectual exploration of Entrepreneurial Theory Into Practice.
233 3 episodes / year Avg Length 19 min
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10. Candid.

Candid. In association with WWPH, 107.9 FM, Candid is hosted by Anna Rubenstein and Christian Gobo. The show is dedicated to investigative journalism, reporti...ng stories around West Windsor. Season one tells the story of the Teng family, the protesters who showed up at their house for 37 days, and the community's response to the whole ordeal.more
29 1 episode / year
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11. Long Story Short

Long Story Short Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, US
Oklahoma Watch is a nonprofit news organization specializing in investigative journalism. Long Story Short, a weekly podcast sponsored by the Kirkpatr...ick Foundation, lets you hear directly from our journalists as they provide deeper insight into their recently published stories.more
1 episode / day Avg Length 22 min
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12. Murder on the Island: The Lindsay Buziak Story, presented by Capital Daily

Murder on the Island: The Lindsay Buziak Story, presented by Capital Daily With this new podcast series, Capital Daily is finally ready to reveal its reporting, with new details from people who were there. With unexpected twi...sts and turns. And with a glimmer of hope. Fifteen years after Lindsay's murder, a new story is ready to be told by investigative journalist Zander Sherman and Capital Daily.more
8 episodes / month
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13. IJ4EU Podcast

IJ4EU Podcast The Investigative Journalism for Europe (IJ4EU) fund supports watchdog journalism on transnational subjects. We speak to the reporters behind cross-bo...rder investigations that have made headlines across Europe.more
5 episodes / year Avg Length 28 min
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14. The Tip Off

The Tip Off UK
The podcast where we take you behind the scenes of some of the best investigative journalism from recent years. In each episode, we'll be digging ...into an investigative scoop- hearing from the journalists behind the work as they tell us about the leads, the dead-ends, and of course, the tip-offs. There'll be car chases, slammed doors, terrorist cells, meetings in dimly lit bars and cafes, wrangling with despotic regimes, and much more.more
205 2.9K 18 episodes / year Avg Length 27 min
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15. Smoke Screen

Smoke Screen Smoke Screen: Love, bribes, and spies in the tobacco industry. Victoria Hollingsworth tells the true story of corrupt practices behind the scenes at ...British American Tobacco. We hear from the very people who were caught up in this world as we sink deep into the dirty underbelly of the tobacco industry in South Africa.more
1 episode / quarter Avg Length 29 min
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Investigative Journalism Podcasters

Top Podcasters covering Investigative Journalism. Get Spreadsheet.
Podcaster Name Email Podcast Link Total Episodes
William Ramsey Investigates williamramseyinvestigates.com 53
Freedom First Network spreaker.com 13
Exactly Right podcasts.apple.com 12
SYN Media omny.fm 10
Oklahoma Watch oklahomawatch.org 9
PCIJ anchor.fm 7
Mallery Jenna Robinson ahatefulhomicide.net 1
Corruption Watch Ghana anchor.fm/corruption-watch-ghana 3
Newstalkstl podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/id1615800747 2
Alex Pillow, Bradley Hope moodys-talks-kyc-decoded.simplecast.com 1
Alex Pillow, Dan Mccrum moodys-talks-kyc-decoded.simplecast.com 1
Alex Pillow, Michelle Kendler-kretsch, Debra Laprevotte moodys-talks-kyc-decoded.simplecast.com 1
Aml Rightsource amlrightsource.com/this-week-in-aml 1
Ari Parker cms.megaphone.fm/channel/legacy 1
Book Club For Masochists bookclub4m.libsyn.com 1
Charity Chat charitychat.org.uk/podcast 1
Jonathan Fink podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/siliconcurtain 1
Journalism.co.uk journalism.co.uk/podcast/s399 1
Michael O'connell And Nicole Ogrysko itsalljournalism.com/category/podcast 1
Native Portlander Studios rss.com/podcasts/wallofmoms 1
Primedia Broadcasting omny.fm/shows/afternoon-drive-702 1
Roar: Powered By El Tigre podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/roarpoweredbyeltigre 1
Safe Passage For Children Of Minnesota anchor.fm/safe-passage-for-children 1
Sharyl Attkisson justthenews.com/podcasts/sharyl-attkisson-podcast 1
Trc Media House hktproducts.co.uk/blogs/podcast 1
[i3] Podcast i3-invest.com/podcasts 1
Brad Friedman bradblog.com/?cat=675 177
The Tip Off thetipoffpodcast.com/episodes 41
Wnyc Studios wnycstudios.org/podcasts/otm 24
Auddy auddy.com/shows/society-and-culture/smoke-screen 8
Björn Ólafsson At Sentientmedia.org plantbasedbriefing.libsyn.com 7
Canadaland canadaland.com/shows/canadaland 7
Ij4eu investigativejournalismforeu.net/podcasts 6
Al Jazeera aljazeera.com/podcasts/aljazeera-investigates 5
Nebraska Public Media spreaker.com/show/nebraska-public-media-news 4
Rev Dr. Anthony S. Moorer Dd Sr anchor.fm/h2oinsightpodcast 4
Grace Hussain At Sentientmedia.org plantbasedbriefing.libsyn.com 3
Marshall Poe newbooksnetwork.com/category/politics-society/journalism 3
Privateer spreaker.com/show/privateer-station-war-in-ukraine 3
Richard Mccoll colombiacalling.co 3
Allan Mckay allanmckay.com/podcast-list-page 2
Andrew Keen ajkeen.libsyn.com 2
Audacy audacy.com/971talk/podcasts/the-marc-cox-morning-show-20668 2
Bbc Radio 4 bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006qj8q/episodes/player 2
C13originals shows.cadence13.com/podcast/gangster-capitalism 2
Dr. Bradley Block And Dr. Lee Mcintyre physiciansguidetodoctoring.com/episodes-list 2
Feisty Side Of Fifty feistysideoffifty.com/category/podcasts 2
Free Library Of Philadelphia libwww.freelibrary.org/podcast 2
Frequency Podcast Network thebigstorypodcast.ca/episodes 2
Imperative Entertainment intheredclaypodcast.com/podcast 2
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