Flags at half-staff today to honor fallen law enforcement officers

    PIERRE, S.D. (AP) - Gov. Dennis Daugaard is asking that flags be flown at half-staff from sunrise until sunset in South Dakota in honor of fallen law enforcement officers.
     President Barack Obama has declared today as Peace Officers Memorial Day. This week also is designated as National Police Week.
     Daugaard says state residents should honor the contributions and sacrifices made by law officers.

 AP-WF-05-15-14 1112GMT

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Locations : PierreSouth Dakota
People : Barack ObamaDennis Daugaard
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