Erin Myers is a reporter for the KTLA 5 Morning News.

Erin began her career on national television after obtaining her bachelor’s degree from Arizona State University in exercise science and her master’s degree in broadcast journalism from the University of Miami.

While looking for a job in the news field, she was offered to host a nationally broadcast game show. When that came to an end, she spent her time working as an entertainment reporter and producer appearing on Extra, E! News Now and others, but news was always her first love.

When KTLA had a position open up in 2013, she jumped at the chance to be a part of such a successful and well-respected organization. She covers breaking news, human interest pieces and of course the fun stuff when you need a good laugh.

In her free time, she is a mom to a wonderful bunch of dogs and cats who are her angels with fur. Her favorite part of the job is making an impact on the community and meeting all the amazing viewers who make KTLA the success it is.

Recent Articles
  • Work continues on the Inglewood stadium project on July 18, 2019. (Credit: KTLA)

    L.A. Stadium Hosts Job Fair in Search of Construction Workers

    A job fair in search of construction workers is being held Thursday at the future home of the Los Angeles Rams and Los Angeles Chargers in Inglewood. Erin Myers reports for the KTLA 5 Morning News on July 18, 2019.

  • Naasón Joaquín García appears for a bail hearing in a downtown Los Angeles courtroom on July 16, 2019. (Credit: KTLA)

    La Luz Del Mundo Megachurch Stands Behind Leader Accused of Child Rape, Human Trafficking

    In a news conference Wednesday, La Luz Del Mundo officials said they stand behind their leader, who is being held without bail on charges of child rape and human trafficking. Naasón Joaquín García was ordered held without bail Tuesday after a historically high $50 million bail was set earlier in the case, the Associated Press reported. García’s attorneys said they plan to appeal the decision, and said it “does not imply guilt,” according to news release from the church. García […]

  • Police investigate a suspicious package in Granada Hills on July 14, 2019. (Credit: RMGNews)

    Bomb Squad Called After Pressure Cooker Discovered Near Islamic Center in Granada Hills

    A pressure cooker that prompted a bomb squad to respond to the Islamic Center of Northridge Sunday night was left there by a congregant who hoped a homeless person could find use for it, police said Monday. A bomb squad was sent to the mosque’s location at 11439 Encino Ave. in Granada Hills after an employee discovered a suspicious bag on a sidewalk and reported it to police just after 8 p.m. Sunday. “It contained a pressure cooker, which is […]

  • A U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officer arrives to a Flatbush Gardens home in search of an undocumented immigrant on April 11, 2018, in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

    Immigrants in U.S. Illegally Are Hiding Out, Staying Home From Work Amid Looming ICE Raids

    Weeks ago, as President Donald Trump warned that ICE agents were preparing raids across the country, a 41-year-old housekeeper and babysitter in Miami headed to the grocery store with her daughter. They knew they’d be staying inside and needed to stock up on supplies. “I felt that day like it was a hurricane coming,” the undocumented immigrant from Nicaragua told CNN. Since then, the raids Trump threatened haven’t happened. But for millions of undocumented immigrants living across the United States, […]

  • The epicenter of a magnitude 4.9 earthquake that struck east-northeast of Ridgecrest on July 12, 2019, is shown in a USGS map.

    Magnitude 4.9 Earthquake Hits Near Ridgecrest, Rattles SoCal 1 Week After Major Quake

    A magnitude 4.9 earthquake struck near Ridgecrest and rattled Southern California early Friday morning, one week after two major quakes hit the region. The quake hit at about 6:11 a.m. about 5 miles east-northeast of Ridgecrest, 12.4 miles east of Inyokern and 13.7 miles southwest of Searles Valley, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The temblor had a depth of about 5.6 miles and was felt in Hollywood, downtown Los Angeles, Apple Valley and Big Bear. A magnitude 3.1 aftershock […]

  • Paramedics respond to the scene in South L.A. where two children and a teenager were shot July 10, 2019. (Credit: Onscene.TV)

    Gunman at Large After 2 Boys, Both Age 12, and 16-Year-Old Girl Shot in South L.A.

    Two twelve-year-old boys and a 16-year-old girl were shot in South L.A., and the gunman remained at large Thursday morning, according to the Los Angeles Police Department. The young victims were shot in the 500 block of West 97th Street and officers responded to the scene around 10 p.m. on Wednesday, LAPD officials said. They were still being hospitalized the following morning but police said their conditions are not known. Investigators believe a man drove up to the kids and […]

  • Hannah Williams appears in a photo provided by a family spokesperson on July 6, 2019.

    Few Answers Emerge Days After 17-Year-Old Anaheim Girl Is Killed in Police Shooting on Freeway

    Few answers have emerged three days after a Fullerton police shooting on the 91 Freeway in Anaheim left a 17-year-old female “suspect” dead. Anaheim police on Monday declined to disclose further information about the deadly incident that shut down the freeway east of Kraemer Boulevard for several hours on Friday night. According to a Police Department statement released on Saturday, a 17-year-old female “suspect” died in the hospital following a 7 p.m. shooting that involved a Fullerton police K-9 officer. […]


    SoCal Residents Recover From 2 Major Quakes as Scientists Warn of the ‘Big One’

    Shaken residents were cleaning up Sunday from two of the biggest earthquakes to rattle California in decades as scientists warn that both should serve as a wake-up call to be ready when the long-dreaded “Big One” strikes. California is spending more than $16 million to install thousands of quake-detecting sensors statewide that officials say will give utilities and trains precious seconds to shut down before the shaking starts. Gov. Gavin Newsom said it’s time residents did their part by mapping […]

  • A man looks at a newly ruptured ground on July 6, 2019 near Ridgecrest after a 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck in the area. (Credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

    After More Than 3,000 Quakes, SoCal Could See 1 or 2 Magnitude 6 Temblors Within the Week: Caltech

    Southern California will likely see one or two temblors magnitude 6 or higher within the next week after experiencing its largest earthquake in nearly 20 years, experts said Saturday. The probability of that happening was estimated at  27% on Saturday, Caltech seismologist Dr. Egill Hauksson said. Meanwhile, there was a 3% chance for an earthquake magnitude 7 or higher. A 7.1 magnitude quake centered about 11 miles north of Ridgecrest struck at 8:19 p.m. Friday, rattling the Kern County city […]

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