David Rodriguez is the Chief of Police of the Lovington Police Department. He has been employed with the Lovington Police Department for 16 years. During his employment he has worked in the capacities of Patrolman, Corporal, Detective, Detective Sergeant, Administrative Lieutenant. He has volunteered his time to the community in several capacities. He has served as past board members for the City of Lovington Personnel Board, Estacado Credit Union Board, and Lea Community Foundation for the Arts. He is currently the Vice-President for the local MainStreet Board, Secretary for the Lovington Economic Development Corporation, and he has volunteered his work in projects and groups within the city that improve the community for present and future generations.