Ralph Iannotti

iannotti Ralph IannottiRalph Iannotti began working as a KDKA-TV general assignment reporter in 1982. You can watch for his reports weeknights on KDKA-TV News at Eleven.

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.

(Source: Twila Lindsey)

Mom: Son Locked Up After Being Attacked By Metal Pipe-Wielding Ex-Girlfriend

A local man is behind bars after his family says he was assaulted in front of his young daughter by an angry ex-girlfriend wielding a metal pipe.

08/28/2014

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Parents Concerned Over Late School Buses In Penn Hills

There were more delays today transporting students to and from school on buses in the Penn Hills School District.

08/26/2014

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North Allegheny Rowing Coach Charged With Having Sex With Student

A North Allegheny High School female rowing coach has been charged with sexual assault for having a relationship with a student.

08/25/2014

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Boyfriend Arrested After Woman Found Dead In Aliquippa Home

One person has been arrested after a woman was found dead in Aliquippa.

08/15/2014

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No-Kill Shelter Takes In Animals From Closed Fayette Co. SPCA

The state Thursday revoked the license of the Fayette County SPCA in North Union Township.

08/14/2014

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Police Seek Suspect Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Friendship Woman

Pittsburgh Police say 34-year-old James Mason is wanted on sexual assault charges.

08/13/2014

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Sinkhole Swallows Car In Ross Township

A sinkhole is causing major concerns after opening up and swallowing a car near McKnight Road in Ross Township.

08/12/2014

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Police: Man High On Paint Thinners Attacks Boys Playing Baseball

A 57-year-old man was arrested after he became irate with a group of boys playing outside and decided to make matters into his own hands.

08/10/2014

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Carjacking Victim Tells Suspect To “Rot In Hell For Killing My Buggy”

Joseph Thome, 61, of Bethel Park is finally coming to grips with what happened to him Wednesday afternoon when he was driving home from work.

08/09/2014

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Woman In Critical Condition After Alleged “Running Gun Battle” In Homewood

There are reports of a woman shot twice in Homewood.

08/08/2014

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Growing Gun Violence Becoming Bigger Concern After Fatal Shooting Of Teen Witness

A day after 15-year-old LeRoy Powell was shot and killed near his home, Duquesne Police and Allegheny County homicide detectives are remaining tight-lipped about the investigation.

08/07/2014

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Remains Of Local Serviceman Back Home After More Than 6 Decades

Homecoming became a reality today for Army Cpl. Alva Clifford Groves of Shinnston, West Virginia.

08/05/2014

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Police: Man Duct-Tapes Woman’s Arms To Body To Prevent Her From Leaving Following Argument

A Butler County man is facing charges after police say he duct-taped a woman’s arms to her body.

08/05/2014

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Police Find Missing 2-Year-Old In Butler Co.

A 2-year-old who went missing earlier today in Butler County has been found safe.

08/01/2014

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Monroeville Woman Loses $2K In Telephone Scam

A Monroeville woman is $2,000 poorer after she was targeted in a telephone scam.

07/31/2014

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