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Governor Brewer has ordered that flags at all state offices be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Thursday, March 17, 2011, in honor of SSgt. Wells who died in Helmand Province, Afghanistan of injuries sustained on March 5, 2011.

 

  • Announcement
    03/17/2011

Governor Brewer has ordered that flags at all state offices be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Saturday, April 9, 2011 in honor of SPC. Feldhaus who died March 29 at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, of wounds suffered when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire in Konar province. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault), Fort Campbell, Ky.

  • Announcement
    04/09/2011

Governor Brewer has ordered that flags at all state offices be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Friday, April 15, 2011, in honor of Sergeant Garcia.  Governor Brewer previously ordered the flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset April 6, 2011 in honor of Sgt. Garcia who died on April 2, 2011, in Babil, Iraq, of injuries sustained from indirect fire.

  • Announcement
    04/15/2011

Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Day and Arizona Peace Officers Memorial Week commemorates and honors officers killed in the line of duty during the past year. In commemoration of Arizona Peace Officers Day, Governor Brewer has ordered that flags at state offices be flown at half-staff on Monday, May 2, 2011 from sunrise to sunset.

Individuals, businesses, private organizations and other government agencies are encouraged to join in this tribute.

  • Announcement
    05/02/2011

Governor Brewer has ordered that flags at state offices be lowered on Friday, May 6, 2011 from sunrise to sunset in honor of Officer Rolando Tirado who was slain May 1, 2011.  Officer Tirado was shot and killed while he and another officer attempted to break up a disturbance while working an off-duty security detail at a business in the City of Phoenix.  Officer Tirado had served with the Buckeye Police Department for seven years and had served in law enforcement for an additional four years. Individuals, businesses, and other organizations are encouraged to join in this tribute.

  • Announcement
    05/06/2011

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