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.
Icy road conditions and wind gusts are impacting travel for drivers across the region.
While the college has apologized, they say the program is in its third year and some students have decided to take advantage of it.
President Obama talked about job growth, the economy and immigration at the Caucus retreat that began in Philadelphia earlier in the week.
Heather Lynn Belford is facing charges for allegedly stealing almost $3,500 from a Cub Scout pack and over $7,300 from a Girl Scout troop.
A Philadelphia man is in jail after police say he tried to run down an Upper Darby police officer on 69th street Friday afternoon. The female officer pulled her gun.
The Pope is inspiring a New Jersey girl in her brave fight against cancer.
The school board voted nearly all in favor with one opposed, even after numerous parents and students showed up to fight for her job.
Those buying through a third party site were issued a gift card to serve as their electronic ticket. But for security reasons, the venue was only honoring tickets bought from the site directly.
No-tipping restaurants are becoming something of a trend with eateries adopting the policy from Philadelphia to New York City, and from Washington, D.C. to southern California.
It happened Sunday in a parking lot in Bensalem, Bucks County. The bag was eventually found, minus $120 in cash and a debit card.
When she arrived home last Monday night and saw her gate open and the package missing — she went right to the footage.
A man has been charged with murder and arson in connection with the deaths of a woman and child in Egg Harbor City, the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office announced Friday.
Owner Nathan Barsky says they triggered the alarm when they broke his door around 4:30 a.m. Saturday, but they were gone by the time his manager arrived seven minutes later.
Police say four people were injured following a serious accident involving a school bus and a vehicle in Princeton, Mercer County.
The pictures show just how far they’ve come, but there is still a long road ahead.