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.
The Penn Hills School Board met Monday night in the first meeting since last week’s bombshell audit report from the state auditor general.
An effort is underway to get two inmates out of the Butler County Prison.
The Pittsburgh Public School District’s new superintendent is Dr. Anthony Hamlet.
Stunning allegations are expected to come at a news conference Wednesday morning in Penn Hills.
Robert Mizic, 45, of Vandergrift will be joining several other abuse victims and drive to Altoona Tuesday evening.
A local boy who had his arm severed in a gruesome accident last fall made a remarkable comeback to the baseball diamond Friday night.
Wilkinsburg Police and Crime Stoppers are looking for help from the public in identifying the man who held up a Money Mart store last month.
Allegheny County Police say they are investigating a pair of possible attempted child luring incidents in Deer Lakes Park.
A jury of six men and six women was seated Monday in a much-publicized murder case in Armstrong County.
Pittsburgh Police are investigating after a young man was shot and wounded Friday evening in the city’s Beechview area.
One day after a senseless murder in Washington County, no one has been arrested and no clear motive has been disclosed.
It was nearly four years ago when the bullet-riddled body of a 30-year-old mother of two was found face down on a dead-end street in Homewood.
Police in Westmoreland County are looking for a suspect in connection with a smash and grab burglary at a local bar.
Two men have been arrested in North Versailles, accused of selling heroin in the play area of a Burger King.
Federal and state investigators are trying to learn the cause of a massive pipeline blast in Westmoreland County on Friday that injured one man and forced a partial evacuation of a neighborhood.