Leticia Juarez
Leticia Juarez is a general assignment reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News in the Inland Empire who joined the station in 2010.

Leticia grew up in San Bernardino and graduated from Cajon High School. Leticia holds a bachelor's degree in international political science with a specialization in business from UCLA.

Leticia began her career as an intern at a cable station in Palmdale but quickly transitioned to general assignment reporter. She reported on the kidnapping of two Antelope Valley teens, which launched the state's first Amber Alert. In 2003, she was hired as a producer/general assignment reporter for KMIR-TV in Palm Springs. During her tenure, Leticia reported on the California wildfires in which her own family's home had to be evacuated. She joined KERO-TV in Bakersfield in 2005 as a general assignment reporter.

Leticia left California in 2007 and headed to Houston, Texas as a morning reporter for KHOU-TV. In September 2008, Leticia covered Hurricane Ike as it hit the Bayou City. In the aftermath of Ike she filed stories on the search for the missing and the recovery efforts. She joined KIAH-TV in 2009. Leticia's reporting on the Gulf oil spill from Louisiana earned her a Lone Star Emmy Award for her series on "First Eyes on the Black Tide."

Leticia is excited to be back in California and reporting in her hometown. She enjoys travelling, cooking up her mother's enchiladas and trying out new restaurants with her husband.

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Contact:
ABC7 Broadcast Center
Attn: Leticia Juarez
500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
818-863-7777

Leticia's Stories
Model exhibit of memorial for San Bernardino shooting victims now open: 'It brings a little closure'
Although it isn't complete yet, the public is getting a first look at the long-awaited monument honoring the 14 people who were killed in the 2015 terrorist attack in San Bernardino.
California's 29 water districts to get 0% of requested supplies in 2022 amid worsening drought
"If conditions continue (to be) this dry, we will see mandatory cutbacks," the state's Department of Water Resources director said as reservoirs sit at historically low levels.
Shoppers show up in big way for SoCal small businesses struggling to bounce back from pandemic
Shoppers in the Inland Empire were sure to hit their favorite shops this weekend as more people chose to shop local to avoid running into supply chain issues and shortages.
Corona residents looking for solutions as feral hogs continue to tear up yards
Wild hogs are running rampant in Corona and residents say it's becoming a growing problem that's posing a threat to the safety of families and pets all across the area.
Deaf football team at Riverside school within reach of division championship after undefeated season
The football team at the California School for the Deaf in Riverside is undefeated and vying for a division championship.
6 donkeys killed after they were hit by train in Redlands
A train hit a herd of wild donkeys in Redlands Wednesday morning, killing six of the animals, and residents believe it's part of an even bigger problem.
Voting on tentative deal for film, TV workers ends Sunday; some union members vowing to vote 'no'
Voting ends Sunday for members of a film and television union on a proposed contract with producers that was reached last month, just as the workers were prepared to go on strike.
UCLA offers on-campus services for more than 1,000 veterans
"When I got to college, I walked through the door and was like I don't even know where to start." Veterans attending UCLA are hands-on in creating a support system for other vets heading to the university.
Overheated economy fueling inflation ahead of the holidays as shoppers see higher cost of goods
Inflation is causing sticker shock at the cash register for many consumers, which has some shoppers cutting back on their weekly trip to the grocery store.
Workers say air quality inside Kingspan facility in Santa Ana is serious health risk
Kingspan, a global manufacturer that touts itself as being environmentally friendly, is under fire after a recent study was released over the air quality inside its facility in Santa Ana.