Derek Shore

Derek Shore is an Arizona native with a lifelong passion for news. Originally from Tucson, he attended the Walter Cronkite School at Arizona State University. He has served as a producer and assignment editor at KTVK in Phoenix and a morning and noon anchor in Bryan, Texas.

Twitter: @derekshore
Derek Shore

Most recently, Derek spent two years as a reporter at KFOX in El Paso, Texas covering the ongoing Mexican drug war. He was often called upon to report nationally for Fox News Channel and other local affiliates. His reporting on consumer complaints also lead to the arrest of two different business owners on charges of deceptive business practices.

Derek has a great family to support him living in Tucson. He credits his ability to thrive to a wonderful upbringing by his parents, Bonnie and Joe.

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Health Care Sticker Shock: Tax Refunds Could Be Taken To Make Up For Low Income Estimates

Covered California enrollees who underestimated their income when signing up for California’s implementation of the Affordable Care Act may be hit with sticker shock when tax season rolls around.


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Crews Put Final Touches On New Year’s Eve Festivities In Sacramento

Crews have been working all week to prepare and they’re hoping the cold weather doesn’t keep people away.


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Snowpack Survey Reveals California Snow Depth Still Far Below Average

The state’s first annual manual snowpack survey was conducted today and, as expected, found that although California has more snow now than this time last year, the snow water equivalent is still far below the average.


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Antelope School Fire Destroys Classroom; Rebuild Expected To Take Six Weeks

Sac Metro firefighters responded to a fire alarm at the campus, where the flames engulfed a classroom. An arson investigator found someone had entered the building.



Surveillance Video Shows Woman Taking South Sacramento Man’s Christmas Shopping Money

Surveillance video shows the money that dropped out of his pocket being picked up by a woman who knew it wasn’t hers. Carlos Regalado says there would have been a lot more presents under the tree if it wasn’t for the missing money.


Nikolas Kostelny says he nearly died from the crash. (Credit: CBS13)

Davis Motorcyclist Pleads With Apathetic Hit-And-Run Driver After Crash

A local man didn’t think he’d live to see Christmas Day after, he says, a driver hit him then left him on the road.


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After Sony Pictures Relents, Folsom Palladio 16 Will Show ‘The Interview’

The movie features Seth Rogen and James Franco as journalists who end up tied with a CIA plot to assassinate the leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un. That plot point is believed to have prompted a massive attack on Sony Pictures’ systems, leading to many sensitive files and movies being swiped from the servers, as well as employees’ personal information.


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Fourth Stockton Bank Robbery Suspect’s Arrest Brings Relief To Victim’s Family

Pablo Ruvacalva will face the same charges as fellow surviving suspect Jaime Ramos, including three counts of murder, a robbery count and several charges related to kidnapping and attempted murder.


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Deputies Identify Suspect In Connection With Human Remains At Colfax Storage Unit

A shocking discovery was made at a Placer County Storage unit when a woman stumbled onto remains.


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Possible Connection Between Former Porn Producer Accused Of Sex With Minor And Sutter Sheriff’s Captain

An accused sex predator who once produced pornography films is implicating a local sheriff’s captain in an explosive, exclusive CBS13 interview.


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Neighbors Help Rancho Cordova Family After Home Burns

Flames ripped through a Rancho Cordova home just two weeks before Christmas. The Carrera family is left with nearly nothing, but one woman they had never met is determined to change that. Tonight we have the story of strangers coming together.



Man Shot And Killed In Arden Arcade Area

Deputies are investigating a homicide in the Arden Arcade area of Sacramento County.