Ralph is an investigative reporter and produces a weekly segment called “Crime Stoppers” in cooperation with local police departments. This segment provides information to viewers about unsolved cases in an effort to bring the fugitives to justice. Ralph is well known for his gritty no-nonsense style and his track record of being first to break major stories.
Ralph started his broadcast career in 1968 as a radio talk show host with WAFS-AM in Amsterdam, New York. From 1967 to 1976, he worked as an announcer and then news director at radio station WPTR, in Albany, New York. In 1974, Ralph joined The New York Daily News as a special Albany correspondent. Two years later, he began working at WTEN-TV in Albany, New York as a weekend anchor, special projects coordinator, and general assignment/features reporter. While he was at WTEN-TV, Ralph received an award for producing the best local radio commercial.
Ralph recently, was the recipient of distinguished service award from the 2,000 member Pennsylvania Homicide Investigators Association – in recognition of his work with Western Pennsylvania Police Agencies.
Ralph attended Emerson College in Boston and currently lives in the South Hills. His hobbies include bike riding, weightlifting and jogging.
A Nashville teen has been arrested on a state terrorism charge after being accused of threatening schools in Tennessee and three other states.
The body of a man who went over the falls at Ohiopyle State Park in Fayette County last month was pulled from the Youghiogheny River late Thursday afternoon.
A 7-year-old girl was taken to the hospital after being hit by a school van.
Pittsburgh Police are reaching out to the public for help in the investigation into the shooting death of 20-year-old Jordan Kearney of Stanton Heights.
Police are investigating after a father and his young son made the gruesome discovery of the remains of four dead dogs just off of the side of a local road near the Butler County-Armstrong County border.
One of the men acquitted last year in the assault of Pittsburgh Steelers’ lineman Mike Adams was arrested in Beaver County Thursday evening.
Authorities are looking for a man who disappeared from a personal care home and suffers from a number of health problems.
Pittsburgh Police say no suspects have been identified and no motive has been established in the shooting death of 53-year-old Thomas McClellan of East Liberty.
Police are investigating a violent home invasion in North Braddock Tuesday night that sent one person to the hospital with a gunshot wound.
The Washington County Coroner’s Office and Charleroi Police have positively identify the body of a man pulled Monday night from the Monongahela River in Charleroi.
Pittsburgh Police made four arrests early this morning after two separate incidents on Carson Street, on the city’s South Side.
Police are at the scene of a standoff in Westmoreland County.
A day after the Penn Hills School District business manager Richard Liberto was placed on administrative leave and told to hand over his office keys and cell phone, district officials haven’t yet fully explained why he was let go.
Pittsburgh Police say two men who went missing last year are both dead.
A 14-year-old girl was injured Wednesday evening in Beaver County when she lost her balance and fell over a steep cliff in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, overlooking the Beaver River.