Flags to be Flown at Half-Staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day
Created by kblakeslee on 5/14/2013 2:11:27 PM


INDIANAPOLIS, Ind (WOWO): Governor Mike Pence is directing flags at state facilities statewide be flown at half-staff tomorrow in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day, which honors federal, state and local officers killed or disabled in the line of duty.

President Obama signed a proclamation ordering flags nationwide to be flown at half-staff on Wednesday. Flags should remain at half-mast until sunrise on Thursday.

Governor Pence also asks businesses and residents to lower their flags to half-staff to pay tribute to the brave men and women in law enforcement across Indiana and our nation.