Today, we’re highlighting Corporal Donny Rocha who is an OPD Robbery Homicide Detective. He’s been at the department for almost 10 years and was raised in Odessa.
Rocha says the hardest thing about his job is breaking the news to family and friends about their loved ones death. In fact, the first case he handled turned out to be a classmate from high school.
Behind the badge, Detective Rocha is the father of four kids including a 2-month-old daughter.
His wife, Cari Rocha, is also a civilian employee at the Odessa Police Department.
When it comes to the Hispanic Culture, Detective Rocha loves the food and music. He’s also proud of the strong family connection.
He’s also wearing a pink badge this month for Breast Cancer Awareness. Detective Rocha has family members who are survivors.
Thank you sir for your service!