Flags at half staff for National Peace Officers Memorial Day

PARIS, Texas (KXII) -- Monday is National Peace Officers Memorial Day and this week is National Police week.

Flags at the Paris Police Department and Lamar County Sheriff's Office are flying at half staff in honor of the law enforcement members that have lost their lives in the line of duty.

On Friday night at 6, there will be a memorial service at Bywaters Park to honor those officers who have given their lives here in Paris and Lamar County.

Friday night at dusk there will also be a candle light vigil and balloon release at the Love Civic Center Pavilion.