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
3 people found dead after fire breaks out at Riverside home, police say
Three people were found dead Friday morning after a fire broke out at a home in Riverside and police believe they may have been victims of a homicide.
Santa Ana winds cause power outages in some Southern California communities
Another round of Santa Ana winds pushed through Southern California on Thanksgiving, causing some communities to have their power shut off amid concerns of possible wildfires.
Hemet teen pushed into oncoming traffic while skateboarding wakes up from coma 9 months later
His family said the teen was hospitalized for months and was in the ICU after doctors had to remove a portion of his skull. Now, he's finally awake, but has a long road to recovery ahead.
TAPS organization assists thousands of families each year who have lost servicemen or women
Grieving military families have an outlet to help them heal during times of tragedy. "TAPS" is an organization that assists thousands of families each year.
Man accused of killing deputy, daughter in Moreno Valley crash had 3 prior DUI convictions: Records
A man accused of killing an off-duty Riverside County sheriff's deputy and his teen daughter in an alleged DUI crash made his initial court appearance Thursday.
Families of students attacked at John Marshall HS in Los Feliz call on state to investigate LAUSD
The family of a student who was attacked at John Marshall High School in Los Feliz last month is calling on the state to launch an investigation into the Los Angeles Unified School District.
Storm dumps fresh snow on SoCal mountains
A storm that doused drought-parched Southern California in rain this week also coated local mountains in a fresh layer of snow.
Abortion comments on Netflix 'Love is Blind' show anger parents of children with disabilities
A controversial comment about abortion on a popular Netflix dating show is leading to backlash from families who have children with disabilities, including Down syndrome.
San Bernardino County election officials share process behind ensuring integrity of drop-off ballots
In San Bernardino, early voting is underway at the County's Registrar of Voters Office and election officials are collecting drop-off ballots to dispel misinformation about election fraud.
Norco store owner who gained popularity after shooting at would-be robber recovering after stroke
In August, 80-year-old Craig Cope, a liquor store owner in Norco, went viral after surveillance video captured the moment he used his shotgun to shoot a would-be robber who was armed with a rifle.