Erica Hernandez

Courthouse Reporter

Erica Hernandez is an Emmy award-winning journalist with 15 years of experience in the broadcast news business.
After graduating from the School of Journalism at Texas State University, Erica immediately started her career in Laredo, Texas, as a reporter/producer covering courts in Webb County. Her next move was to Austin at KTBC as a producer.
After two years in Austin, she got a job at the TV station she grew up watching, KSAT 12. Erica is now covering courts and the criminal justice system. She is also the cohost of KSAT's popular podcast Texas Crime Stories. 
In her downtime Erica enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, son, their mini poodle and cat, trying out new restaurants around town, and watching true crime shows. 
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