Governor Kate Brown orders all flags at public institutions throughout Oregon be flown at half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Tuesday, May 15 in observance of Peace Officers Memorial Day.

“I extend my sincere gratitude to all those who serve in our communities and have dedicated their lives to keeping Oregon safe,” Governor Kate Brown said. “I encourage all Oregonians to join me in showing appreciation to our law enforcement and peace officers, and keep those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty in your thoughts as we recognize Peace Officers Memorial Day in Oregon.”

The full Presidential Proclamation is available on the White House’s website.