Dennis Romboy is a reporter for Deseret News where for the past 20 years he has covered a variety of beats including state and local government, human services and the 2002 Olympics. He spent six years as a special projects reporter writing in-depth stories on social problems such drug addiction and child abuse. He has also worked as an assistant city editor. His current assignment includes federal courts, immigration issues and the Utah Legislature. Romboy was born in Salt Lake City and graduated from the University of Utah in 1989. He previously worked at the Standard-Examiner in Ogden. He has won numerous local and national awards for his writing. He enjoys running, snowboarding and crossword puzzles.
Jun 11, 2019 11:22 am MDTReview or investigation? Police, prosecutor in conflict over next step in Utah gun-pointing incident Woods Cross police and the Davis County Attorney's Office appear to contradict each other on how to examine an incident involving an officer who pulled a gun on a 10-year-old black child during a search for potentially armed suspects.
Jun 10, 2019 6:36 pm MDTHere's how the record federal shutdown hit northern Utah workers More than a third of federal workers in northern Utah missed a rent or mortgage payment and nearly a third went to a food pantry or received a free meal during the 35-day government shutdown this past December and January.
Jun 10, 2019 5:35 pm MDTWoods Cross police keep changing story about officer who pulled gun on child, attorney says Woods Cross police continue to defend an officer who drew his gun on a 10-year-old boy while responding to the report of a violent crime, but asked the Davis County Attorney's Office to review the incident.