New York State Funeral Directors Association

Gov. Andrew Cuomo directed flags to half-staff from Thursday, Feb. 14 until the interment of New York Police Department Detective Brian Simonsen, who was killed responding to a robbery in Queens on Feb. 12.

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*NOTE* At the time of this annoucement, flags in New York are still at half-staff in honor of New York native and U.S. Navy Senior Chief Petty Officer Shannon Kent, until her interment.