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.
Power was knocked out Tuesday night for about two and a half hours in the Prospect Terrace housing development in East Pittsburgh, leaving residents to deal with the extreme cold without heat.
Two Pitt grad students – Quanisha Miller, of Chester, Pa. and Tyisha Williams, of Greenwood, S.C., were on a mission Monday night.
A man trying to thaw the pipes with a blow dryer and heater in his Beaver County home sparked a large fire Friday.
Allegheny County Sheriff’s deputies are under fire for the way they served a warrant on a man after he didn’t show up for a court hearing.
A family was able to escape their home in Highland Park after a fire broke out late Wednesday afternoon.
State Police are investigating after a shooting left one person dead and another person injured Tuesday afternoon at a gun store in Indiana County.
With a new 6-week-old puppy named Bear, you know this Christmas will be one loaded with cheer and laughter for 15-year-old Adam Snow, his brother Michael and the rest of the Snow family.
Andrew Wanto, 29, is in trouble with the law and out of a job in Ambridge.
The growing problem of coyotes in the area really hit home for a family in Lawrence County.
Tragedy struck Sunday night in the small Borough of Industry in Beaver County.
In a 9 to 0 vote tonight, the Baldwin-Whitehall School Board tonight decided to eliminate the job of Assistant to the Superintendent.
A local woman is learning that some telephone scammers never give up.
A local holiday tradition might not happen this year, all thanks to a grinch who stole a man’s prized possession.
Pennsylvania State Police think they have a break in a violent home invasion case, but need your help to track down the suspect.
Police are trying to figure out if weather played a role in an accident Friday afternoon in South Fayette Township that sent a car careening into a townhouse.