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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Pittsburgh Police Bureau Set To Welcome First Transgender Officer

An officer in training is poised to make history by becoming the first transgender officer in the Pittsburgh Police Bureau.

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Feds Seize Assets, Cash From Woman Accused In $15M Embezzlement Scheme

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — New details are emerging about how a former treasurer specialist at a company with a local office allegedly pulled off a $15 million embezzlement scheme. The feds seized millions in assets and […]


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1 Dead In Butler Co. Trench Collapse

Emergency crews have been called to the scene of a trench collapse this afternoon in Butler County.


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CDC Investigators Looking Into UPMC Mold Outbreak

Investigators with the Centers for Disease Control are in Pittsburgh today, looking into a mold outbreak at UPMC.


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Get Marty: Local Business Volunteers To Clean Vandalized Headstones

The Riverview Cemetery is committed to returning the headstones to their original condition.


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Police: Man Who Shoots People For Thrills Arrested

Pittsburgh police detectives have made an arrest in the case of a woman shot while walking home from her job.


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Former State Trooper Battling Cancer ‘Gets Marty’

Cancer created a mountain of medical bills for a state trooper and his family.


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2 WVU Football Players Released Following Stabbing

Two red-shirt WVU football players have been released from the team following a stabbing early Sunday morning.


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Sources: Tax Evasion Investigation Began After Feds Spotted Mansion From Sky

There’s a bizarre twist in a massive, local tax evasion scheme investigation, which is being described as one of the biggest ever.


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Assistant To Health Care Company Head Accused In $250M Tax Evasion Scheme

A top assistant to the head of a string of local health care companies is accused of being involved in a tax evasion scheme that could top $250 million, and allegedly paid for her boss’ extravagant lifestyle.


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Sources: Federal Agents Seize Computers, Documents From Home Of Embezzlement Suspect

New details are emerging about what could be the biggest embezzlement case in Pennsylvania history, nearly $15 million is missing from a local company.


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Former Treasury Specialist Accused Of Embezzling $15M From Company

Local authorities are investigating what could end up being the biggest embezzlement case in Pennsylvania’s history.


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Get Marty: Police Seek Suspects In Shooting Of McDonald’s Employee

The Pittsburgh Police Department reached out to Get Marty for help with a shooting investigation.


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Parkway East Fatal Shooting Suspect Turns In Self

A man wanted in connection with a fatal shooting along the Parkway East turned himself into police today.


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New Details Emerging In Ford City Shooting That Injured Boy

There are new details on the shooting that left a 6-year-old Armstrong County boy critically injured earlier this week.