Flags ordered at half-staff for National Peace Officers' Memorial Service | KSTP.com

Flags ordered at half-staff for National Peace Officers' Memorial Service

Josh Skluzacek
Updated: October 16, 2021 10:32 AM
Created: October 15, 2021 07:56 PM

Gov. Tim Walz has ordered all state and U.S. flags to fly at half-staff in honor of the National Peace Officers' Memorial Service in Washington, D.C.

"The President of the United States of America has ordered that the flags be lowered to half-staff on Saturday, October 16, 2021, in honor of the National Peace Officers' Memorial Service being held in Washington D.C," the proclamation issued by Walz states. "We remember and pay respect to law enforcement officers who died in the line of duty and their families."

All individuals, businesses and other organizations are encouraged to join in lowering their flags.


Copyright 2021 - KSTP-TV, LLC A Hubbard Broadcasting Company

Neighborhood concerns in Brooklyn Center as Potter trial approaches

St. Paul infectious disease physician calls omicron a 'concern'

St. Cloud woman held on murder charges for death of infant Sunday

Biden to visit Rosemount on Tuesday

1 airlifted after standoff, officer-involved shooting in Forest Lake

Apple Valley teen killed in ATV accident on Thanksgiving