Denise Rodriguez
Research Scientist


Denise Rodriguez is a leading expert on the criminal justice system, law enforcement and community-based policing. Throughout her career, she has developed extensive experience in police procedures and policies, protocol development and assessment.

Her research at CNA has resulted in recommendations to local governments on police-force tactics, accountability, public transparency and organizational reform. She has evaluated specific incidents in Tampa, Baltimore, Las Vegas, Spokane and other cities across the nation, reviewing departmental policy and procedures against national standards and best practices.

Rodriquez holds an M.A. in Forensic Psychology from Marymount University and a B.A. in Criminal Justice from St. Mary's University, Texas.


April 3, 2017

CNA Safety and Security publishes CNA Executive Session on Policing: Officer Safety and Wellness by CNA analysts Dominique Burton and Denise Rodriguez