Gov. Perry Appoints Rodriguez to Texas Violent Gang Task Force
Gov. Rick Perry has appointed Rodney Rodriguez of Lubbock to the Texas Violent Gang Task Force for a term to expire at the pleasure of the governor. The task force establishes strategic partnerships between various state, federal and local law enforcement and correctional agencies in order to provide timely access to gang activity information.
Rodriguez is an investigator at the Lubbock County Criminal District Attorney's Office. He is statewide training coordinator for the Texas Gang Investigators Association, and a member of the California Gang Investigators Association, Texas Jail Association, and Texas District and County Attorney's Association. He is also a board member of the United Way's Parenting Cottage of Lubbock and Lubbock Women's Protective Services, and a volunteer of the Youth Corps of Lubbock.
Rodriguez is a certified Master Peace Officer and a graduate of the South Plains Association of Governments Peace Officer Academy.
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