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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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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Police Review Board Investigating After Man Claims He Was Beaten

We have new details about an investigation at a halfway house.

01/26/2015

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Death Blamed On Allegheny County Flu Outbreak

A major flu outbreak has made for a miserable holiday season for hundreds of local people, and is being blamed for at least one death.

01/01/2015

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Local Police Officers Remain On High Alert After Threat

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh Police officers aren’t patrolling alone these days. They are doubling up in response to a statewide FBI alert about “potential threats” against law enforcement. This follows the shooting deaths of two […]

12/23/2014

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Police Issue Warning Following Rash Of Westmoreland Co. Break-Ins

Police say Unity and Hempfield townships are getting hit hard by thieves.

12/12/2014

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Get Marty: Family’s Christmas Wish Fulfilled By Total Strangers

A popular toy can be hard for parents to get, but one mother was able to do it. Then, the store told her she couldn’t have it. But, this story has a happy ending.

11/27/2014

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Get Marty: Couple Needs Help Getting Cancer Drug

A major shortage of a critical cancer treatment drug led a local couple the KDKA’S Get Marty.

11/24/2014

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Get Marty: Woman Fighting Cancer Gets Help Heating Her Home

A Leechburg woman fighting two battles reached out to KDKA-TV and Get Marty.

11/12/2014

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