Diana Rocco joined the Eyewitness News team as a general assignment reporter in February, 2012.
Before coming to Philadelphia, Rocco was most recently reporting for WHDH-TV in Boston since October, 2011. Previously, she was a reporter for CNN Newsource in Washington, DC and WNYW-TV in New York, in addition to working at WFXT-TV in Boston and WFSB in Hartford, Connecticut.
She began her broadcasting career at News 12 The Bronx as an anchor/reporter in 2002. In 2006, Rocco received an award from the Associated Press for her live crime coverage in Hartford.
Rocco is a graduate of Syracuse University where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in broadcast journalism and political science.
A native of New Jersey, she spent most of her childhood years in Connecticut. In her spare time, she enjoys skiing, Pilates, and yoga.
In Wayne, Delaware County people are leaning on each other in these trying times.
Thousands in Bucks County are still in the dark and looking at a second night in the cold, with little to no end in sight.
The heavy snow makes cleaning off cars difficult, forcing some to get creative in Manayunk on Pennsdale Street.
Officers say the suspects struck several convenience stores in Camden and Burlington counties. One of the robberies turned violent.
The demolition is happening in West Deptford, Gloucester County on Saturday.
At least 12 businesses have been hit in the overnight hours.
Once a popular Pennsville attorney, 56-year-old Martin Siegel is now in police custody and on his way to county jail. Police say he stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from clients of his Pennsville law firm.
Many of us stay inside in this kind of weather, but those who make their living outdoors have to brave the blast.
Authorities are investigating after a six-year-old boy was struck and killed by a school bus Monday morning.
It was a celebration of the spirit of Christmas in Montgomery County Tuesday night, where volunteers served up a holiday feast for hundreds of families in need.
Charities have serious concerns that they won’t have enough to make sure all families have the Christmas they deserve.
We are hearing exclusively tonight from a South Jersey man who risked his life to save a stranger.
Luther lost his sight 30 years ago and has relied on guide dogs. Monday night it was two-year-old Yates that woke him up from a dead sleep.
By now, most people who use social media know they’re giving up some of their privacy. But you may be revealing more than you realize, as our Diana Rocco found out.
Nelson Mandela came to Philadelphia 20 years ago, on two occasions in 1993 to receive the Liberty Medal and then after he became South Africa’s President.