Officer David Romrell was tragically killed in the line of duty on Saturday, November 24, 2018, when he was struck by a vehicle driven by suspects fleeing a reported burglary. Officer Romrell was a Marine Corps veteran, who served several tours before joining the South Salt Lake Police Department. Officer Romrell was kind and professional and treated everyone with respect. He devoted his entire adult life to serving his country and the community and made a lasting impact on all who had the fortune to know him.
Police Building Dedication - David P Romrell Public Safety Building
On Sunday, November 24, 2019, the City of South Salt Lake memorialized fallen Officer David P. Romrell. The South Salt Lake Police building was dedicated as the David P Romrell Public Safety Building. While on patrol, Officer Romrell was killed in the line of duty on November 24, 2018, protecting the streets and citizens of South Salt Lake.