Since joining ABC7 in 1996, David has witnessed history worldwide, covering Hurricane Katrina, Haiti's earthquake and Japan's tsunami. He traveled across Europe and Asia chronicling brave acts of the Nisei soldier from World War II. He attended the Royal Wedding in London, tracked drug runners through Central America and reported from Paris on a terrorist plot to bring down the Eiffel Tower.
Ono has trained with the FBI and the elite Los Angeles Sheriff's SWAT team. President Obama invited him to the White House for an exclusive interview. And he witnessed white smoke at the Vatican twice - in 2005 for the selection of Pope Benedict the 16th and 2013 for the selection of Pope Francis.
Recently, Ono surfaced in Boston, chronicling the marathon bombing.
He has won three Edward R. Murrow awards and 16 Emmys.
David grew up in Texas and is a graduate of the University of North Texas.
His career has included stops at KOVR in Sacramento, KDBC in El Paso, KOSA in Midland/Odessa and KXAS in Dallas. He has also hosted ABC7's half-hour show Eye on L.A.
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Los Angeles County Sheriff Jim McDonnell and Assistant Sheriff Terri McDonald will be the first to tell you that the Men's Central Jail is filled with health code violations.
ABC7 anchor David Ono gets a rare look inside the Los Angeles Men's County Jail and learns what it is like for deputies working in the old facility.
An Eyewitness News documentary was selected to be played during a special ceremony at the Smithsonian Institution.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department hopes their new video on active shooter situations will come in handy when people least suspect it.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has released a new video aimed at preparing the public for an active shooter situation.