Rocha was a 25-year veteran of the department.
It is with tremendous sadness we report Alameda County Deputy Sheriff Oscar Rocha passed away this evening at 6:45pm from complications due to COVID-19. He put up a courageous fight to the end and will never be forgotten. May he rest in eternal peace. EOW 7/23/20.— Alameda County Sheriff (@ACSOSheriffs) July 24, 2020
He was well known at the Rene C. Davidson Courthouse in Oakland, where he spent most of his career.
He also worked at the Santa Rita Jail in Dublin where there's been a coronavirus outbreak.
But it's unknown if he contracted it there.
Deputy Rocha was 57-years old.
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