OKLAHOMA CITY – Governor Mary Fallin today ordered the lights on the state Capitol dome and at the gates of the Governor’s Mansion be turned to blue to honor police officers after five Dallas police officers were killed and seven others were wounded in a sniper attack Thursday night.
The lights on the Capitol dome will remain blue through early Wednesday. The governor also today signed an executive order directing all flags on state property to be flown at half-staff until Wednesday morning in honor of the police officers killed and wounded Thursdaynight. The orders will apply for five days, one for each of the five officers killed in Dallas.
The orders were announced through a news release from the Governor’s office.