Governor Ducey Orders Flags At Half-Staff For National Peace Officers Memorial Day

News Release

May 15, 2019

PHOENIX  In coordination with the Presidential proclamation and recognition of National Peace Officers Memorial Day, Governor Doug Ducey today ordered that flags at all state buildings be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Wednesday, May 15, 2019.

"Our peace officers choose a life and career of service and they are heroes in every sense of the word. They wake up every day, put on the uniform and badge and put themselves in harm’s way so that others might live in comfort and safety,” said Governor Ducey. “Arizona is grateful for these men and women in uniform who protect our communities and we come together to honor those who have made the ultimate sacrifice.”