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
High winds topple massive trees in La Verne; public park red-tagged
High winds toppled massive trees at a La Verne park, which was subsequently closed to the public, pending a cleanup operation.
Strong winds topple massive trees in some SoCal neighborhoods, damaging homes and vehicles
Powerful winds toppled massive trees in some Southern California neighborhoods overnight Friday, damaging homes, vehicles and demolishing a cinder-block wall in Arcadia.
COVID-19 test kits distributed to Fontana residents at drive-thru event aimed to curb omicron surge
The city of Fontana took action to curb the omicron surge Thursday with a massive distribution of COVID-19 test kits for residents.
Nurses rally in San Bernardino calling for more workers, safer work conditions amid pandemic
Nurses in San Bernardino got together for a day of action with a rally organized by National Nurses United calling for safer work conditions and more staff.
COVID-19 surge plus overworked labs causing slow turnaround for test results
The slow turnaround time is impacting labs all across the country and it's largely due to lack of staff and lab capacity issues.
Public viewing held for Valentina Orellana Peralta, 14-year-old girl killed by LAPD stray bullet
A public viewing was held in South L.A. for 14-year-old Valentina Orellana Peralta, who was fatally struck by a stray bullet fired by a Los Angeles police officer.
Caltrans working to reopen Highway 18 in San Bernardino after storm leads to rockslide, sinkhole
Emergency repairs are underway to fill a gapping hole along the southbound lanes of Highway 18 in San Bernardino caused by a winter storm.
Suspect shot and killed after ramming several patrol vehicles and injuring officer in Beaumont
A domestic violence call turned into a deputy-involved shooting late Thursday night that left a suspect dead and an officer injured.
SoCal ski resorts adding thick snow layer during recent storms
This week is bringing up to two feet more of fresh snow to the local mountains, to the delight of skiers and snowboarders.
Highway 18 near Crestline closed after storm damages roadway
A portion of Highway 18 near Crestline was washed out by the storm and Caltrans is warning drivers to be careful on all mountain roads after heavy rain.