Romney Applauds Nomination of Justin Martinez for U.S. Marshal for the District of Utah

WASHINGTON—U.S. Senator Mitt Romney (R-UT) today released the following statement regarding the nomination of Justin Martinez for United States Marshal for the District of Utah:

“Justin has dedicated his life to keeping our communities safe. A veteran of the United States Coast Guard, Justin has spent the past 26 years serving in various law enforcement agencies throughout Utah—most recently as the Sheriff of Summit County. After the Parleys Canyon Fire last year, I met with Justin and was impressed with the well-executed response that he coordinated, which saved countless homes and lives. The Administration has made a great choice in nominating Justin for U.S. Marshal for Utah.”