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.
Michael Martin, 41, of Charleroi was convicted by a Westmoreland County Jury of first degree murder tonight.
The pain French citizens are feeling after multiple terrorist attacks this week is also being felt locally.
Police are investigating Pittsburgh’s first deadly shooting of the year in the Manchester neighborhood.
A Plum man is facing multiple robbery charges after police say he tried to target several stores inside the Monroeville Mall.
Three fires Wednesday in the Pittsburgh area left an elderly woman dead, a man injured, and heavy damage to several homes.
An early Tuesday morning fire left one woman dead in Duquesne.
The Hempfield Area High School community is reeling after the sudden death of one of its students.
Police sources tell KDKA-TV News that an argument may have provoked a horrific double murder and the dismemberment of the elderly victim’s bodies in Penn Hills.
State Police and the Washington County Coroner’s Office are investigating after two people were killed in a shooting in Marianna this afternoon.
The fired manager of the Century III Mall has been charged with stealing more than $51,000, which he then spent mostly as casinos.
Police were called to a store in Squirrel Hill after it was robbed at gunpoint.
Central Valley High School carried the No. 60 jersey of Dominick Treemarchi onto the field with them before Friday night’s state title game, just days after they attended his funeral.
Partial human remains were found today by a student going to school in Economy Borough, Beaver County.
Local utility companies have changed their policy, and say they will now allow a Butler County town to honor their fallen military members.
A Westmoreland County teenager is facing attempted homicide and related charges after State Police say he stabbed a man who was fighting the teen’s father outside their home.