Victor Rodriguez was elected to the Nampa City Council in November of 2017. Victor was born in Texas and raised in Burley, Idaho. Victor is married to Nampa native Delsie Rodriguez. With their combined families, they have 7 children and 20 grandchildren.
Victor retired from the Nampa Police Department in 2012 where he was a detective. He served as a police officer for 40 years, 30 of those years as a homicide detective with the Canyon County Sheriff’s Office and the Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office in Idaho Falls. Victor has been featured on the National Discovery Channel for his investigations on “True Detective, Ice Cold Killers” and “On the Case with Paula Zahn.”
After Victor’s retirement, he became dedicated to the community with the following volunteer organizations and currently serves: Kiwanis Club of Treasure Valley, City of Nampa Foundation Association, Optimist Football League of Nampa, Nazarene Church Ministries Food Bank, longtime supporter of the Northwest Nazarene University Education Fund, Knights of Columbus-Catholic men’s charity organization with St. Paul’s Church, Senior Men’s Golf Association (Centennial Golf Course), Idaho Sheriffs Association, National Rifle Association and is vice chair for the Republican Legislative District 13 in Canyon County.
Victor served on the City of Nampa Planning and Zoning Commission for five years, stepping down after his election to City Council.