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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Leticia's Stories
Cruisin' For A Cure car show in Costa Mesa continues push for prostate cancer screenings
A classic car show in Orange County attracted car lovers from all across Southern California, but the event also serves a larger purpose for the men in attendance.
Riverside County teen crochets her own special quinceañera dress
Fifteen-year-old Noemi Mendez of Cherry Valley says it took months for her to crochet her quinceañera dress. She says she hopes one day the dress will become part of her family's tradition.
Mother of 2-year-old girl attacked by a coyote near Huntington Beach pier files claim against city
The mother of a 2-year-old girl who was violently attacked by a coyote has filed a claim against the city of Huntington Beach.
Inland Empire congressman co-sponsors bills to help tackle fentanyl crisis
In Riverside and San Bernardino counties, overdoses of the potent drug rose to over 700 in 2021 -- more than 48 times higher than in 2016.
91 Freeway's eastbound lanes to close for weekend-long resurfacing work in Corona
The eastbound 91 Freeway in downtown Corona is slated to be shut down this weekend for re-surfacing work starting Friday evening.
Masked men wielding hammers hit several storefronts in Cardenas Market in Hesperia
Authorities are investigating a series of smash-and-grab robberies inside Cardenas Markets after six storefront jewelry businesses were hit.
9/11 terror attack: Orange County Fire Authority honors lives lost and recalls acts of heroism
Firefighters and community members gathered at the Orange County Fire Authority training facility in Irvine Sunday to remember the nearly 3,000 people who died that day.
Fairview Fire: Tropical Storm Kay helps slow spread of blaze near Hemet, raising containment to 40%
Rain generated by remnants of Tropical Storm Kay helped fire crews slow the spread of the deadly Fairview Fire southeast of Hemet overnight, with ground crews reaching 40% containment.
Fairview Fire near Hemet explodes to more than 27,000 acres, prompting new evacuation orders
Firefighters struggled to gain control of a major wildfire near Hemet that has grown explosively and forced extensive evacuations amid a searing heat wave.
Fairview Fire: New evacuation order issued as deadly brush fire in Hemet tops 19,377 acres
A deadly brush fire in the Hemet area exploded in size to 19,377 acres on Wednesday as crews continued their efforts to stop it from spreading in all directions amid a brutal heat wave.