Half Staff Alert | Virginia | March 19, 2022

Governor Youngkin has ordered that all U.S. & Virginia State flags be flown at half-staff, from sunrise to sunset, on Saturday, March 19, 2022, to honor Covington Police Officer Caleb Ogilvie.

The governor's proclamation is posted below:

"In accordance with the authority vested in me as Governor, I hereby order that the flags of the United States of America and the Commonwealth of Virginia be flown at half-staff on all state and local buildings and grounds in the Commonwealth of Virginia in respect and memory of Covington Police Officer Caleb Ogilvie who was killed in the line of duty.

I hereby order that the flags shall be lowered at sunrise on Saturday, March 19, 2022 and remain at half-staff until sunset.

Ordered on this, the 18th day of March 2022."


More information and the official proclamation are available by clicking here: Proclamation