LaRocca has testified before the United States House of Representatives on the topics of identity theft and organized retail crime. His testimony has also been used in California, Maryland, Colorado, Vermont; and in conjunction with the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) along with the National Council of State Legislatures (NCSL).
Recognized for his industry work, in 2016 LaRocca was inducted into the National Retail Federation’s Ring of Excellence. In 2005, 2006 and 2010, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) recognized him for outstanding assistance to the Bureau, in connection with its investigative efforts and for exceptional service in the interest of public safety. For nearly a decade, he has served as a Los Angeles Police Department Reserve Specialist volunteer.