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
Cal OSHA board passes indoor heat protections for workers
Workers in places like warehouses and kitchens where temperatures can rise to uncomfortable levels are getting new protections thanks to Cal OSHA.
Amazon fined $5.9 million for allegedly violating California's warehouse quota law
Amazon was fined $5.9 million for allegedly not providing workers at its Moreno Valley and Redlands warehouses with written work quotas.
Hikers rescued by helicopter after woman collapses from dehydration near Salton Sea
The hiking couple had run out of water as temperatures were climbing and the woman collapsed from dehydration.
World War II veterans recall their service during D-Day celebration
World War II veterans attend a D-Day celebration at the museum operated by the Commemorative Air Force, Inland Empire Wing
Dozen of dogs rescued from I.E. home amid child-neglect case up for adoption
Investigators say a 44-year-old woman left her children alone for hours at home in Fawnskin while she smoked cocaine in Victorville. They also seized about 50 dogs from the home.
Arrestan a indigente sospechoso de asesinar a padre de 6 hijos frente a su casa en Monrovia
La policía arresto a una persona sin hogar el miércoles sospechoso de haber matado a un padre de seis hijos frente a su casa en Monrovia.
Arrest made after father of 6 shot and killed outside his Monrovia home
A husband and father of six children was shot and killed outside his Monrovia home by a transient who lived in the area, authorities say.
Family of man shot, killed by San Bernardino police files $20 million civil rights claim
The city of San Bernardino is facing a $20 million civil rights claim filed by the family of a man who was shot and killed last December by a police officer.
Family files claim over alleged hazing incident involving Upland High baseball team
A family is filing a claim after video released allegedly shows a hazing incident by members of the Upland High School baseball team.
Those caring for aging parents can find help from California programs
For sons and daughters who switch to roles as caregivers for aging parents, the state of California is offering plenty of help.