Rob Hayes
Rob Hayes is a general assignment reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News who joined ABC7 in 2004.

Rob is a Cum Laude graduate of Bradley University in Peoria, Il with a degree in journalism

Rob's first on-air job came while he was a student at Bradley University when he was hired by WHOI as a weekend reporter. Rob went on to work at stations in Oregon, Washington, New York, Florida, Michigan, Illinois, Wisconsin and California.

Rob has earned eight Emmy nominations. He has also won several awards from the Associated Press and Society of Professional Journalists.

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Rob's Stories
Family of man shot, killed by LAPD while holding plastic fork files claim seeking $20 million
The family of a man shot and killed by Los Angeles police while holding a plastic fork announced the filing of a $20 million damages claim against the department.
United flight to Los Angeles diverted after security issue; passenger details chaos
A United Airlines flight to Los Angeles from New Jersey was diverted Wednesday morning after a security issue, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.
Vídeo de LAPD muestra que el sospechoso abatido por la policía sostenía un tenedor de plástico
LAPD ha hecho público un vídeo de una cámara corporal que muestra los momentos previos a que un hombre, que se acercó a los agentes mientras sostenía lo que resultó ser un tenedor de plástico, recibiera un disparo mortal.
LAPD video shows suspect shot, killed by police was holding plastic fork
The LAPD has released body camera video that shows the moments before a man, who approached officers while holding what turned out to be a plastic fork, was fatally shot.
Rancho Palos Verdes braces for more rain damage as storm hits SoCal
As rain fell hard on the Rancho Palos Verdes peninsula, residents of the Seaview neighborhood watched for signs of land movement in the already damaged community.
Ordenan el cierre de 2 de los centros de detención juvenil más grandes del condado de Los Ángeles
Dos de los centros de detención de menores más grandes del condado de Los Ángeles han sido considerados "inadecuados" para albergar a jóvenes reclusos y se les ha ordenado su cierre.
Documentary puts spotlight back on disgraced attorney Tom Girardi and 'Housewives' star Erika Jayne
The documentary takes a multi-path journey into a sprawling web of deceit and greed the now disbarred L.A. attorney Tom Girardi allegedly wove over decades.
Ayuntamiento de Los Ángeles exige a un propietario que limpie los rascacielos cubiertos de grafitis
Los Ángeles está exigiendo que el propietario de un rascacielos con gran cantidad de graffiti limpie la propiedad - o la ciudad lo hará y les enviará la factura.
LA City Council demands owner clean up graffiti-covered downtown high-rises
Los Angeles is demanding that the owner of a heavily tagged high-rise project clean up the property - or the city will do it and send them the bill.
California Assembly members push to build massive wind turbines at Port of Long Beach
California voters may have another bond to consider on the November ballot, one that promises to kickstart efforts to build massive, new offshore wind turbines at California ports.