Officer Scott Lauritzen has been a beloved member of the Herriman community as an officer with Unified’s Herriman precinct for 15 years and as the resource officer at Herriman High School for the past 5 years.
After pictures surfaced of Officer Scott stopping to play basketball with some neighborhood kids, there’s been an outpouring of love and praise for him online.
Some of the comments read,
“Officer Scott made high school so much better for me”
“Officer Scott is not only a fantastic police officer, but a friend to the community. I am so happy to have met and interacted with such a phenomenal man!”
“Officer Scott is such a blessing to the youth in Herriman. He truly cares and cheers for them!’
— Herriman City (@HerrimanCity) April 2, 2018
As Herriman High alumni, I’ve personally witnessed Officer Scott’s initiative to connect with community members and use his authority as an officer to inspire those around him.
Thank you Officer Scott for being a true ‘Hometown Hero’!
As an avid Utah Jazz fan, Officer Scott took one for the team posing as the “Houston Rockets beer guy”. Watch the video below:
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