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.
RECENT NEWSApril 3, 2017
CNA Safety and Security publishes CNA Executive Session on Policing: Officer Safety and Wellness by CNA analysts Dominique Burton and Denise Rodriguez
Safety and Security
The Benefits of Body-Worn Cameras: new findings from a randomized controlled trial at the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
CNA Executive Session on Policing: Officer Safety and Wellness
Executive Session: The Future of Police Reform Efforts in the U.S.
Research on Body Worn Cameras: Meeting the Challenges of Police Operations, Program Implementation, and Randomized Controlled Trial Designs
Collaborative Reform Initiative: Assessment Report on the Fayetteville Police Department