Peace Officers Memorial Day

Governor Brewer ordered that flags at state offices be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Sunday, May 15, 2011 in observance of Peace Officers Memorial Day.

In accordance with a Presidential proclamation, Peace Officers Memorial Day is observed in conjunction with Police Week, May 15-21, and is held in honor of all federal, state and local law enforcement officers killed or disabled in the line of duty. 

Gov. Brewer encourages individuals, businesses, organizations and government agencies to join in this tribute.

 

Flag(s) Lowered: 
Arizona & American Flag
Notice Type: 
Holiday
Dates: 
Holiday
05/15/2011