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Pennsylvania Flags to be Lowered
From: PA State Capitol Police
Date: July 10, 2012

At the direction of Governor Tom Corbett, all Pennsylvania flags in the Capitol Complex and at Commonwealth facilities in Philadelphia County are to be lowered to half staff on Wednesday, July 11, to honor fallen Philadelphia Police Officer Brian Lorenzo.  Officer Lorenzo died in the line of duty on Sunday, July 8, 2012.  Flags shall remain at half staff through sunset on Friday, July 13, 2012.

All Pennsylvanians are authorized to join in this tribute.

Click here to view the Flag Notification PDF.