RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Gov. Glenn Youngkin announced on Sunday that all flags of the United States of America and the Commonwealth of Virginia would be flown at half-staff on all state and local buildings and grounds throughout the state.

The Governor’s order was intended to show respect and memory for Peace Officers Memorial Day.

The flag was lowered at sunrise on Sunday, May 15, 2022, and remained at half-staff until sunset.