Ralph A. Rocha, JD

Adjunct Professor, Department of Criminal Justice

Phone: (626) 815-5094


Ralph A. Rocha has professional experience as an investigator in state and local government, and is committed to bringing practical, real-world learning to the classroom by creating a dynamic classroom environment that consists of hands-on learning, guest speakers with real-world experience, and highly informative and interactive lectures. Most importantly, he strives to integrate the Christian worldview by giving examples and explanations of how Christian principles and values relate to course topics. Rocha is also licensed by the State of California as a private investigator and has served as an investigator for the California State Military Reserve.


  • JD, Law
  • M.S., Physical Education
  • B.A., Criminal Justice

Academic Area

  • School of Behavioral and Applied Sciences
    • Department of Criminal Justice


  • Criminal Investigation
  • Criminal Law and Procedure
  • Defense Investigation

Courses Taught

  • CJ 110 – Criminal Justice