You could say he's an officer of many talents! Detective Brian Cordero does more than fight crime, he's also helping OPD reach our Spanish speakers. He served as talent for the 2022 Warrant Resolution video. Detective Cordero is fluent in English and Spanish.
To give you some background, he's been with the Odessa Police Department for six and a half years. He was born and raised right here in Odessa. He and his wife have three young kids who are ages six, two, and two months old.
Detective Cordero knows firsthand what it's like to struggle with a language barrier. Spanish was his first language. He didn't start learning English until he started school.
When it comes to being in law enforcement, he enjoys the different experiences involved with following through an investigation to the end.