Governor Laura Kelly Directs Flags be Flown at Half-staff for Peace Officers Memorial Day

Topeka, KS– In accordance with Executive Order #20-30, Governor Laura Kelly has directed that flags be lowered to half-staff throughout the state effective from sunrise to sundown on Sunday, May 15, 2022 to honor Peace Officers Memorial Day. Peace Officers Memorial Day pays tribute to local, state, and federal peace officers who have died, or been disabled, in the line of duty.
“Kansas peace officers risk their lives daily to protect their communities,” said Governor Laura Kelly. “Their dedication and sacrifices to keep us safe do not go unnoticed. On May 15th, and every day, we honor their service.”
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