Anjali Hemphill joined CBS 13 in June 2012 and she’s happy to make the transition from east coast to west coast living.
Before coming to Sacramento, Anjali worked as a reporter at WTKR in Norfolk, VA. There she covered everything from fatal hurricanes to Naval deployments to pirates on trial. She also won a 2011 Virginia
Associated Press Award for Individual Reporting. She got her start in news as a radio news reporter for WPTF in Raleigh, NC.
Anjali graduated from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC. She spent most of her life growing up in northern Virginia, just outside of Washington D.C., but she also lived in Africa as a child. She spent 4
years in Niger and one year in Rwanda; until her family was forced to leave during the 1994 civil war.
Anjali has a unique name because her mother is from India and her father is American. She is involved with the Indian-American community as well as Special Olympics and Best Buddies.
When Anjali’s not working she enjoys traveling, playing softball, running, crafting, singing and playing the clarinet.
Police circled the neighborhood in helicopter on Saturday looking for 31-year-old Desirae McKinney’s son. He was found at around 8 p.m. that night.
Only CBS13’s Anjali Hemphill was there for the emotional reunion between Mattie Alleva and El Dorado County investigator Dave Stevenson—the man she calls her guardian angel.
Residents in the San Juan Water District who solely rely on Folsom Lake for their water supply could see their water bills go up 30 to 60 percent in the next two months.
Rain fell in the Sierra along parts of Interstate 80 on Saturday. But at the summit, the heavy rain finally turned to snow.
Tracy City Manager Leon Churchill was reprimanded twice by the city for misusing his city credit card, and this week he admitted what he did in front of the public and his peers.
Devin Johnson did some detective work of his own. he tracked his phone to a nearby home through the Find my iPhone app. He and some fellow MMA fighters then paid the home a visit.
Stockton officers confronted Juan Hernandez, who had returned to the home, on the side of the house, holding a hammer.
The Dewitt Theater in Placer County has stood for 70 years, but the building that dates back to World War II is in jeopardy of being turned into a parking lot.
Clutching the urn of her daughter’s remains, Kathy Ruiz is understandably sad, but glad to be home after a long, tough journey.
The first rain in the Sacramento region in more than 50 days wasn’t enough to end a drought, but one man gathered a little security from his roof on Wednesday.
Facing a pair of armed criminals, a Stockton woman’s quick bluff could be the reason she and her husband are still alive.
A pit bull and a German shepherd cornered two young girls on A Street on their way to school. Minutes later, the dogs would try to maul an elderly woman’s dog a few blocks away.