GOVERNOR’S OFFICE NEWS RELEASE: Flags to fly at half-staff in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police Week

Posted on May 15, 2017 in Latest News, Newsroom, Press Releases

HONOLULU – At the direction of the President of the United States, the United States flag shall be flown at half-staff at the State Capitol and upon all state offices and agencies as well as the Hawai‘i National Guard in the State of Hawai‘i, on Monday, May 15.­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­

This action is in honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day on May 15 and Police Week, which runs from May 14 through May 20, 2017.

The Presidential Proclamation can be found here.

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Media Contact:

Cindy McMillan

Communications Director

Office of the Governor 

Office: 808-586-0012

Mobile: 808-265-7974

cindy.mcmillan@hawaii.gov