Sid Garcia
Sid Garcia is a general assignment reporter for ABC7 Eyewitness News.

Sid was raised in Southern California and is a graduate of California State University Long Beach with a degree in journalism.

He started his broadcast career in 1983 at KBAK in Bakersfield as an anchor and reporter. In 1987, Sid went to WGN in Chicago. He returned to Los Angeles in 1994 to anchor and report at KFWB news radio. He then went to KFSN in Fresno as a reporter and anchor before returning home to join ABC7 in 1997.

During his tenure at ABC7, Sid has also served as the Eyewitness News Orange County Bureau Chief.

Sid is a long time member of the California Chicano News Media Association and the National Association of Hispanic Journalists.

Sid is committed to the community, regularly participating in educational projects and other civic events.

Follow Sid on social media:
Facebook.com/abc7sid
Twitter.com/abc7sid
Instagram.com/abc7sid


Contact:
ABC7 Broadcast Center
Attn: Sid Garcia
500 Circle Seven Drive
Glendale, CA 91201
818-863-7777

Sid's Stories
$13.2M awarded to family of OC man who died after chokehold by Anaheim police
A federal jury awarded $13.2 million to the children of a man who died after being placed in a chokehold by Anaheim police in 2016.
Flash flood watches remain in effect as SoCal's 1st major storm of season brings lightning, fears of mudslides
The first major storm of the season hit SoCal on Wednesday, closing beaches, pelting cities with hail and dropping fresh powder on the mountains.
Foothill communities hit by rain, but avoid major flooding
Communities along the 210 corridor that have seen flooding in past years didn't experience major problems with Wednesday's rain, because much of the hillside vegetation has grown back.
Downtown LA clinic gives free healthcare to homeless, others
A massive free clinic in downtown Los Angeles is providing health care to thousands of homeless people and others with limited access to medical services.
LA County seeking public input on homelessness crisis
Los Angeles County is hosting a series of community meetings across the region to talk about solutions to the growing homelessness crisis.
Veterans Day LA: Angelenos honor Southern Californians who have served
Los Angeles County held an all-day event, Veterans Day L.A., to honor Southern Californians who have served in the military.
Woolsey Fire: Community rises from the ashes, continues to rebuild 1 year after devastating blaze
Several communities are continuing to recover and rebuild one year after the deadly Woolsey Fire ignited and scorched nearly 100,000 acres in Los Angeles and Ventura counties.
Residents relieved after judge rules against sending rapist to Joshua Tree
A judge in Ventura County has ruled against sending a convicted rapist to Joshua Tree.
Borderline shooting: Family finds comfort in hearing stories about their daughter
Martha and Michael Morisette lost their daughter Kristina in the Borderline shooting one year ago. "We miss her every day."
Borderline shooting: Family of 21-year-old Jake Dunham leans on community support for healing
The Healing Garden at Conejo Creek North Park in Thousand Oaks is a place that Kathy and Ken Dunham visit often to reflect and remember their 21-year-old son Jake who was one the 12 victims killed in last year's Borderline shooting.