for Immediate Release
Corbett Orders Flags to Fly at Half-Staff to Honor National Peace Officers
Harrisburg – Governor Tom Corbett
has ordered all United States and Pennsylvania flags at Commonwealth facilities
statewide lowered to half-staff on Thursday May 15, 2014 in recognition of
National Peace Officers Memorial Day.
by the United States Congress, Peace Officers Memorial Day honors the memory of
law enforcement officers killed in the line of duty.
this day, we recognize and pay tribute to the local, state and federal law
enforcement officers who courageously put their lives on the line to protect
our citizens and communities. We honor them for their selfless public
service, valor and leadership.
Pennsylvanians are invited to join in this tribute.
Owen McEvoy, 717-783-1116