President, Project GHB Board
Trinka Porrata has experience in both journalism and law enforcement, with expertise in sexual assaults, child abuse and narcotics, especially the “trendy drugs of abuse” (those used at rave parties, in the club scene and as weapons of rape). Porrata retired from the Los Angeles Police Department in 1999 as a supervisor in street narcotics squads. During the last 3 ½ years at LAPD, Porrata became a nationally recognized expert on flunitrazepam (Rohypnol or roofies), gamma hydroxy butyrate (GHB), MDMA (Ecstasy), ketamine (Special K) and LSD. Since retiring, Trinka has provided training, consultation and expert testimony on drug issues nationwide and internationally.