Jodi Hernandez, NBC Bay Area

Jodi Hernandez

NBC Bay Area

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Recent articles by Jodi:

French Bulldog Reunited With Pinole Family After Being Stolen

A Pinole woman is incredibly grateful to be reunited with her best friend. → Read More

Postal Worker Held at Gunpoint in Vallejo; Suspect Gets Away With Mail

The United States Postal Service is asking for help after someone held up a mailman at gunpoint in Vallejo Tuesday night. → Read More

UC Berkeley Workers Strike Brings Grading, Classes, Research to a Halt

Striking University of California, Berkeley workers have been out picketing all day Monday bringing grading, some classes and research to a halt. → Read More

Excitement Building Up as Halloween Approaches

Many Bay Area residents are feeling safer about celebrating Halloween this year. → Read More

North Bay Theater Criticized for Hosting Comedian Dave Chappelle

Members of the LGBTQ+ community started a petition demanding that the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts cancel plans to host comedian Dave Chappelle. → Read More

Contra Costa County Road Rage Shooting Victim Identified

A man killed in an apparent road rage shooting Wednesday afternoon near Lafayette has been identified as 20-year-old Basel Jilani, of Lafayette, the Contra Costa County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday. → Read More

Ukraine Soldier Reports From Front Lines, Discusses Training From CA National Guard

The head of the California National Guard said he’s full of both sadness and pride as the Ukrainian troops California helped train stand up to the Russian army. → Read More

Caught on Camera: Person Takes Dog From Parked Car in Oakland

An Alameda man is desperately searching for his dog after somebody stole the pup from his parked car. → Read More

Cal Fire Braces for Possible Early Fire Season

Cal Fire is paying close attention to the recent hot and dry weather. → Read More

Solano County Health Officer Wont Follow CDC's Indoor Mask Recommendation

Solano County’s health officer said the CDC’s new recommendation is misguided and won’t follow suit. → Read More

‘Couldn't Believe It': Bear Spotted in Oakley Neighborhood

Another bear has been spotted in the Bay Area – this time in Oakley. → Read More

Ambassadors Urge Contra Costa County Residents to Get Vaccinated

Contra Costa County is taking unique steps to encourage more people to get vaccinated against COVID-19. → Read More

East Bay Family Has No Place to Go After Expected Eviction

A Contra Costa County family is getting evicted with no place to go despite the county’s eviction moratorium. → Read More

Rodeo Couple Charged With Torturing 11-Year-Old Daughter Who Died

A Contra Costa County couple faces child abuse and torture charges after their 11-year-old daughter was found dead in their home. → Read More

Contra Costa County Vaccines go Mobile, Travel to Senior Housing Complex

Contra Costa County is taking COVID-19 vaccines on the road. → Read More

Gov. Newsom Pledges to Reserve Vaccines for Teachers

California Governor Gavin Newsom pledged 10% of COVID-19 vaccines will be reserved for teachers starting Monday. → Read More

Contra Costa County Races to Vaccinate All Seniors as Quickly as Possible

When it comes to vaccinating seniors, Contra Costa County appears to be leading the way. → Read More

Merchants Arm Themselves Amid Oakland Chinatown Attacks

As attacks in Oakland’s Chinatown continue to spike, some merchants are taking matters into their own hands and arming themselves. → Read More

Oakland Landlords Send Hundreds of Eviction Notices for Non-Payment Despite City's Moratorium

Oakland landlords have sent hundreds of eviction notices to tenants during the pandemic, despite the city’s current moratorium banning most evictions, according to records obtained by NBC Bay Area’s Investigative Unit. → Read More

Push Focuses on Speeding Up COVID-19 Vaccinations

A big push is underway to ramp up COVID-19 vaccinations across California. → Read More