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Flags at Half-Staff in Honor of Sacramento Officer Killed in Line of Duty

Flags at Half-Staff in Honor of Sacramento Officer Killed in Line of Duty

June 20, 2018—The flag outside Palo Alto City Hall, the Municipal Service Center and all City fire stations are being flown at half-staff on Thursday, June 20,  in honor of Sacramento police officer, Tara O’Sullivan, killed in the line of duty while responding to a domestic violence call Wednesday evening.

O'Sullivan was a Sacramento State graduate and was hired by the Sacramento Police Department in January 2018. Prior to that, she was a police explorer with the Pleasant Hill and Martinez police departments.

Palo Alto police officers will be wearing black mourning bands across their badges until the services for O'Sullivan take place.

Last Updated: June 6, 2019