LePage proclaims day of remembrance for murder victims

Posted Sept. 25, 2012, at 6:25 a.m.

AUGUSTA, Maine — Gov. Paul LePage is proclaiming a Maine Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims.

LePage will deliver remarks at the University of Maine at Augusta on Tuesday at a ceremony that pays tribute to the hundreds of murder victims in Maine history.

Family members of murder victims, domestic violence prevention advocates, Attorney General William Schneider and a Maine State Police crimes commander will attend.

The ceremony is held in conjunction with the National Day of Remembrance for Murder Victims.