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. Shooting Splash Image
  2. Bank Robbery
  3. missing-person-graphic
  4. Shooting Splash Image
  5. DEA Drug Take Back
  6. Shooting Splash Image
  7. Breaking News
  8. Extra Extra
  9. Arrested
  10. Special Event
  11. Identify Me
  12. Extra Extra
  13. Special Event
  14. Arrested
  15. Breaking News
  16. Arrested
  17. Breaking News
  18. missing-person-graphic
  19. Congratulations
  20. Identify Me
  21. Hit and Run
  22. Extra Extra
  23. Identify Me
  24. Identify Me
  25. Crime Scene
  26. Special Event
  27. Congratulations on Promotion
  28. Crime Scene
  29. Stranger Danger
  30. PAL Logo
  31. Congratulations
  32. Identify Me
  33. Identify Me
  34. Stranger Danger
  35. Congratulations
  36. Extra Extra
  37. Arrested
  38. Arrested
  39. Arrested
  40. PACE presentation 2019
  41. Honor Chair1
  42. Extra Extra
  43. Crime Scene
  44. FM_4thQtr2018-Pate TILE
  45. Arrested
  46. Identify Me
  47. Arrested
  48. Arrested
  49. Shooting Splash Image
  50. Shooting Splash Image
  51. Identify Me
  52. Shooting Splash Image
  53. Identify Me
  54. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  55. Identify Me
  56. Congratulations on Promotion
  57. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  58. Arrested
  59. Special Event
  60. Stranger Danger
  61. Prisoner Escape
  62. Burlington 2 females12-16-18
  63. Hart, Alan
  64. Arrested
  65. Arrested
  66. Portillio, Marvin Hernan
  67. Fatal Crash
  68. Identify Me
  69. Identify Me
  70. 2018 Silver Gloves
  71. Francisco,Ramiro Juan
  72. Fatal Crash
  73. Washington, Terris Devon
  74. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  75. Benitez, Jose Juan
  76. FMPD_Suspect
  77. Washek
  78. Shooting Splash Image
  79. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  80. Sugar_Bert_Team
  81. Lewis Ladson
  82. Shooting Splash Image
  83. COACH (3)
  84. rotc
  85. Hit and Run
  86. Hit and Run
  87. 2018 Winning Team
  88. MissionBBQ_Red-Cups
  89. Extra Extra
  90. Tyson
  91. Extra Extra
  92. Iroquois 1
  93. Burlington_Female_suspect2
  94. Debit Card Thief
  95. Mexico Beach
  96. Shooting Splash Image
  97. thumbnail
  98. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  99. Shooting Splash Image
  100. Cops and Joggers 240
  101. Cops and Joggers 240
  102. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  103. Coffee with a COP
  104. Thornton
  105. Crash Arrests
  106. Crime Scene
  107. Fatal Crash
  108. Persons of interest
  109. Palmer
  110. Fatal Crash
  111. Crime Scene
  112. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  113. Extra Extra
  114. Shooting Splash Image
  115. Cops Joggers
  116. Extra Extra
  117. Trevon Tillman
  118. Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller
  119. Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller
  120. Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller
  121. Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller
  122. Crime Scene
  123. LAOB-2018
  124. Leonard gun 1
  125. Crime Scene
  126. Kay Jeweler thief
  127. FBINA
  128. Shooting Splash Image
  129. Identify Me
  130. Kohls Who Am I
  131. FMPD_Respect_for_Law_Camp
  132. FMPD_Respect_for_Law_Camp
  133. FMPD-ADO-Billbord-LockIt
  134. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  135. Crime Scene
  136. New Feature
  137. Witness_Still_McGregor-Lynwood
  138. Pablo
  139. Drakes
  140. Jackie Johnson
  141. Camp_Taser_Demo
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