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.
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.
There’s been another shake-up in the Penn Hills School District.
A former Pittsburgh Public School teacher is accused of having an inappropriate relationship with an 11-year-old girl in which they reportedly exchanged hundreds of texts and planned to run away together.
An all-out brawl between neighbors was caught on camera.
One man has been arrested after a deadly shooting in Pittsburgh’s Marshall-Shadeland neighborhood.
A local mother is heading to trial on charges she contributed to the drug overdose death of her 18-month-old daughter.
The deer cull in Mt. Lebanon has ended early due to several factors, including the warm-up in weather.
Edgewood Police continue to look for suspects following a mid-afternoon shooting spree Thursday that broke out in Edgewood Towne Centre.