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 Of Coach Accused Of Rape Call Him ‘Evil,’ ‘A True Sociopath’

A sixth grade girls’ basketball coach from Beaver County accused of raping teenage girls reportedly called his family to ask for money, but they say they are “done with him.”


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Allegheny Co. Councilman Suspended From Job Over Sexual Harassment Allegations

A local politician has been suspended from his day job with the state Revenue Department, accused of sexual harassment.


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Teen Accused Of Setting Fire That Injured 3 Family Members To Stand Trial

A teen will stand trial after he allegedly set fire to his home, which badly injured three family members.


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Thieves Targeting Vehicles, Stealing Valuables In Mt. Lebanon

Police are urging Mount Lebanon residents to lock up their property following a series of vehicle break-ins this summer.


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Get Marty: Family Pleads For Action To Repair Broken Utility Pole With High Voltage Lines

A Baldwin/Whitehall family reached their breaking point in a battle with three utility companies.


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Man Accused Of Stabbing Aunt’s Boyfriend To Death

Homicide charges have been filed against a Fayette County man after another man was found dead in his home.


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Get Marty: Parents Donate Late Son’s Unused Medical Equipment To Families With Special Needs

It’s a Get Marty that has received an overwhelming response.


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Get Marty: Delmont Plagued By Canada Geese Invasion

A Delmont community has a big problem with Canada geese.


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Pittsburgh Police, Other Local Law Enforcement Taking Precautions For So-Called “Day Of Rage”

Pittsburgh Police and other local agencies are preparing after calls for protests on Friday in a number of cities.


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Burgettstown Suspect Surrenders In Shooting Of Daughter’s Ex-Boyfriend

A man wanted in connection with a fatal shooting in Burgettstown in April has surrendered to police.


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Canonsburg Celebrates 4th Of July With Parade

Much of the chatter heard before you get to Canonsburg is about the chairs.


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Get Marty: Former Steeler Issues Online Statement, Apology For Graffiti Tags

It now appears as if a former Pittsburgh Steelers running back is apologizing for what is described as a significant amount of illegal graffiti on local bike trails.


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Get Marty: Man Reunites With Officers Who Saved His Life

A Carnegie man wanted to thank a few police officers who helped save his life.


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Get Marty: PennDOT Fixes Tire-Slashing Metal Plates Along Route 65

PennDOT has ordered a potentially dangerous stretch of roadway fixed following a Get Marty report.


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Get Marty: Metal Plates Slashing Tires On Stretch Of Route 65

The safety director at a local trucking company saw a dangerous situation developing along a local highway and called “Get Marty.”




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