Governor's Flag Order for Honoring United States Capitol Police Officers
January 11, 2021
Governor’s Flag Order for the Commonwealth of Virginia
Pursuant to President Trump’s Presidential Proclamation to lower the United States flag, I do hereby order that the flags of the United States of America and the Commonwealth of Virginia are to be flown at half-staff over the state Capitol and all local, state, and federal building and grounds in the Commonwealth of Virginia as a sign of respect for the service and sacrifice of United States Capitol Police Officers Brian D. Sicknick and Howard Liebengood, and all U.S. Capitol Police Officers.
I hereby order that the flags shall be lowered until sunset, January 13, 2021.
Ordered on this, 11th day of January, 2021.
Ralph S. Northam