Marty Griffin

griffin Marty GriffinMarty Griffin returned to KDKA-TV as an Investigative Reporter in April of 2003.

Marty has been carrying the torch for consumers for several years. He brings his experience back to the Pittsburgh area where he was a well known investigative reporter. He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Ohio University.

Marty has won many awards for reporting and investigative journalism. He won a Regional Emmy for Outstanding Investigative Reporting. He has also won a Broadcast Achievement Award for an Investigative Series on a Probe of the Dallas Cowboys and Michael Irvin from The Heartland Foundation of Texas.

He is happy to return to KDKA-TV and to the Pittsburgh area where he was born and raised — and a large portion of his family still resides.

Marty is married to KDKA-TV Reporter/Anchor Kristine Sorensen. They have two daughters and a son.

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Family Stuck In Puerto Rico After Son Suffers Brain Bleed

The family of a little boy who got sick while on vacation in Puerto Rico needs help to make it back to the US.

07/03/2015

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Woman Accused Of Escaping Police Custody Appears In Court

An inmate accused of escaping from police custody was in court Wednesday morning.

07/01/2015

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7 Dead, Dozens Injured In Philadelphia Amtrak Derailment

Daylight on Wednesday revealed the devastation caused by an Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia that left at least six people dead and dozens injured, several critically, in a terrifying wreck that plunged passengers into darkness and chaos.

05/13/2015

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Access Driver Accused Of Raping Woman With Down Syndrome Going To Trial

An access vehicle driver accused of raping a woman with Down syndrome will go to trial.

04/09/2015

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Fire Marshal Investigates Cause Of Blaze That Destroyed Collector’s Moon Twp. Home

Crews have been called to the scene of a house fire in Moon Township.

03/30/2015

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16-Year-Old Family Horse Killed By Suspected Drunk Driver

An alleged drunk driver took the life of a beloved family pet in Butler County.

03/19/2015

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Get Marty: Crumbling Stairs At South Hills Junction Leave Woman Badly Injured

Crumbling stairs are causing big problems for people at the South Hills Junction.

03/16/2015

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Man Charged In Fatal Road Rage Shooting Sentenced To 12 1/2 To 25 Years

A man charged in the shooting death of another man in a road rage incident nearly four years ago will serve 12-and-a-half to 25 years in prison.

03/12/2015

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Police Ask For Public’s Help After Motorcycle Gang Fight Caught On Camera

Two motorcycle gangs were caught on camera getting into a fight outside of a local bar.

03/06/2015

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High School Students Test Their Skills In Cal U Robot Competition

It’s a competition like no other, robots going head-to-head in a test of skill and engineering.

03/05/2015

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Doctor, Teacher, Corrections Officer Charged In Prescription Drug Ring

A prescription drug ring is allegedly traced back to an area podiatrist.

03/02/2015

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Get Marty: Man Needs Help With Same Traffic Ticket

He got a ticket for running a stop sign, even though video showed he actually stopped.

02/23/2015

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Get Marty: Family Wants Compensation After Car Hit Twice By Salt Truck

A Pittsburgh family’s car hit was hit two times by a City Public works salt truck.

02/20/2015

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Man Forced To Not Shower For 6 Months Due To Health Insurance Red Tape

A local man who is quadriplegic can’t use his bathroom because of health insurance red tape — and he’s not alone.

02/09/2015

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Get Marty: Garth Brooks Fan Battling Cancer Gets Concert Surprise

Angie Kervelis is sick, very sick with stage four cancer.

02/06/2015

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