Public Information Office

The FMPD Public Information Office manages the release of public messages and press releases along with handling public relations, public service announcements, newsletters and social media. The Public Information Officer (PIO) is on call to the department 24/7 and coordinates all inquiries from the media, serves as the agency’s spokesperson and arranges interviews between the media and members of the department.

J. Mitchell (Mitch) Haley is the Public Information Officer for the department and brings a background of broadcasting, advertising, reporting and media management to the position. Haley is a former medical reporter, the first Production and Operations manager for WFTX-TV (FOX), Promotions and Marketing manager for WTVK-TV (WB) and Associate General Manager of WGCU-TV/FM (PBS/NPR). In addition, he has run two local advertising agencies, served as President of the Advertising Federation of Southwest Florida and is a former volunteer board member and producer of local Crimestoppers re-enactment video episodes for the Lee County Sheriff’s Office.

Inquiries can be made to the Public Information Office via email at fmpdpio@fmpolice.com.


  1. J. Mitchell (Mitch) Haley

    J. Mitchell (Mitch) Haley 


    Public Information Officer


  1. Breaking News
  2. Identify Me
  3. Identify Me
  4. PAL Logo
  5. Drug Bust
  6. Body Found
  7. Breaking News
  8. Arrested
  9. Investigation-Graphic
  10. Extra Extra
  11. Body Found
  12. Identify Me
  13. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  14. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  15. Special Event
  16. Breaking News
  17. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  18. Special Event
  19. Crime Scene
  20. Breaking News
  21. Crime Scene
  22. Faust Jr
  23. Splash Screen MobilePD App
  24. Investigation-Graphic
  25. Extra Extra
  26. Breaking News
  27. Identify Me
  28. Shooting Splash Image
  29. Body Found
  30. Investigation-Graphic
  31. Arrested
  32. Special Event
  33. Cops Joggers
  34. Identify Me
  35. Breaking News
  36. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  37. Arrested
  38. Shooting Splash Image
  39. Fatal Crash
  40. Stranger Danger
  41. CALEA logo
  42. CALEA logo
  43. Stranger Danger
  44. PAL Logo
  45. Crime Scene
  46. Extra Extra
  47. Shooting Splash Image
  48. Body Found
  49. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  50. Investigation-Graphic
  51. Shooting Splash Image
  52. Arrested
  53. Fatal Crash
  54. Extra Extra
  55. Extra Extra
  56. Drug Bust
  57. Arrested
  58. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  59. Great Job
  60. Breaking News
  61. Extra Extra
  62. Special Event
  63. Arrested
  64. Investigation-Graphic
  65. Welcome-New-Staff-FFC-Chicago-1030x687
  66. Arrested
  67. Drug Bust
  68. Investigation-Graphic
  69. Arrested
  70. Special Event
  71. Extra Extra
  72. Arrested
  73. Identify Me
  74. Identify Me
  75. Body Found
  76. Identify Me
  77. Welcome-New-Staff-FFC-Chicago-1030x687
  78. Breaking News
  79. Arrested
  80. Neighbors Tile
  81. Scam Alert
  82. Great Job
  83. Impersonator
  84. Identify Me
  85. Identify Me
  86. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  87. Identify Me
  88. missing-person-graphic
  89. missing-person-graphic
  90. missing-person-graphic
  91. Identify Me
  92. Identify Me
  93. Arrested
  94. Arrested
  95. Shooting Splash Image
  96. FMPD_Respect_for_Law_Camp
  97. Breaking News
  98. Identify Me
  99. Investigation-Graphic
  100. Extra Extra
  101. PAL Logo
  102. Arrested
  103. Great Job
  104. Shooting Splash Image
  105. Breaking News
  106. Arrested
  107. Arrested
  108. Shooting Splash Image
  109. Arrested
  110. Shooting Splash Image
  111. Jobbers-Miller Tile
  112. Breaking News
  113. Investigation-Graphic
  114. Scam Alert
  115. Arrested
  116. Stranger Danger
  117. Identify Me
  118. Special Event
  119. Breaking News
  120. Body Found
  121. Great Job
  122. Barbershop Conversations
  123. Body Found
  124. Fifth Third Bank robber
  125. Shooting Splash Image
  126. Bank Robbery
  127. missing-person-graphic
  128. Shooting Splash Image
  129. DEA Drug Take Back
  130. Shooting Splash Image
  131. Breaking News
  132. Extra Extra
  133. Arrested
  134. Special Event
  135. Identify Me
  136. Extra Extra
  137. Special Event
  138. Arrested
  139. Breaking News
  140. Arrested
  141. Breaking News
  142. missing-person-graphic
  143. Congratulations
  144. Identify Me
  145. Hit and Run
  146. Extra Extra
  147. Identify Me
  148. Identify Me
  149. Crime Scene
  150. Special Event
  151. Congratulations on Promotion
  152. Crime Scene
  153. Stranger Danger
  154. PAL Logo
  155. Congratulations
  156. Identify Me
  157. Identify Me
  158. Stranger Danger
  159. Congratulations
  160. Extra Extra
  161. Arrested
  162. Arrested
  163. Arrested
  164. PACE presentation 2019
  165. Honor Chair1
  166. Extra Extra
  167. Crime Scene
  168. FM_4thQtr2018-Pate TILE
  169. Arrested
  170. Identify Me
  171. Arrested
  172. Arrested
  173. Shooting Splash Image
  174. Shooting Splash Image
  175. Identify Me
  176. Shooting Splash Image
  177. Identify Me
  178. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  179. Identify Me
  180. Congratulations on Promotion
  181. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  182. Arrested
  183. Special Event
  184. Stranger Danger
  185. Prisoner Escape
  186. Burlington 2 females12-16-18
  187. Hart, Alan
  188. Arrested
  189. Arrested
  190. Portillio, Marvin Hernan
  191. Fatal Crash
  192. Identify Me
  193. Identify Me
  194. 2018 Silver Gloves
  195. Francisco,Ramiro Juan
  196. Fatal Crash
  197. Washington, Terris Devon
  198. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  199. Benitez, Jose Juan
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