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. Crime Scene
  2. Faust Jr
  3. Splash Screen MobilePD App
  4. Investigation-Graphic
  5. Extra Extra
  6. Breaking News
  7. Identify Me
  8. Shooting Splash Image
  9. Body Found
  10. Investigation-Graphic
  11. Arrested
  12. Special Event
  13. Cops Joggers
  14. Identify Me
  15. Breaking News
  16. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  17. Arrested
  18. Shooting Splash Image
  19. Fatal Crash
  20. Stranger Danger
  21. CALEA logo
  22. CALEA logo
  23. Stranger Danger
  24. PAL Logo
  25. Crime Scene
  26. Extra Extra
  27. Shooting Splash Image
  28. Body Found
  29. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  30. Investigation-Graphic
  31. Shooting Splash Image
  32. Arrested
  33. Fatal Crash
  34. Extra Extra
  35. Extra Extra
  36. Drug Bust
  37. Arrested
  38. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  39. Great Job
  40. Breaking News
  41. Extra Extra
  42. Special Event
  43. Arrested
  44. Investigation-Graphic
  45. Welcome-New-Staff-FFC-Chicago-1030x687
  46. Arrested
  47. Drug Bust
  48. Investigation-Graphic
  49. Arrested
  50. Special Event
  51. Extra Extra
  52. Arrested
  53. Identify Me
  54. Identify Me
  55. Body Found
  56. Identify Me
  57. Welcome-New-Staff-FFC-Chicago-1030x687
  58. Breaking News
  59. Arrested
  60. Neighbors Tile
  61. Scam Alert
  62. Great Job
  63. Impersonator
  64. Identify Me
  65. Identify Me
  66. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  67. Identify Me
  68. missing-person-graphic
  69. missing-person-graphic
  70. missing-person-graphic
  71. Identify Me
  72. Identify Me
  73. Arrested
  74. Arrested
  75. Shooting Splash Image
  76. FMPD_Respect_for_Law_Camp
  77. Breaking News
  78. Identify Me
  79. Investigation-Graphic
  80. Extra Extra
  81. PAL Logo
  82. Arrested
  83. Great Job
  84. Shooting Splash Image
  85. Breaking News
  86. Arrested
  87. Arrested
  88. Shooting Splash Image
  89. Arrested
  90. Shooting Splash Image
  91. Jobbers-Miller Tile
  92. Breaking News
  93. Investigation-Graphic
  94. Scam Alert
  95. Arrested
  96. Stranger Danger
  97. Identify Me
  98. Special Event
  99. Breaking News
  100. Body Found
  101. Great Job
  102. Barbershop Conversations
  103. Body Found
  104. Fifth Third Bank robber
  105. Shooting Splash Image
  106. Bank Robbery
  107. missing-person-graphic
  108. Shooting Splash Image
  109. DEA Drug Take Back
  110. Shooting Splash Image
  111. Breaking News
  112. Extra Extra
  113. Arrested
  114. Special Event
  115. Identify Me
  116. Extra Extra
  117. Special Event
  118. Arrested
  119. Breaking News
  120. Arrested
  121. Breaking News
  122. missing-person-graphic
  123. Congratulations
  124. Identify Me
  125. Hit and Run
  126. Extra Extra
  127. Identify Me
  128. Identify Me
  129. Crime Scene
  130. Special Event
  131. Congratulations on Promotion
  132. Crime Scene
  133. Stranger Danger
  134. PAL Logo
  135. Congratulations
  136. Identify Me
  137. Identify Me
  138. Stranger Danger
  139. Congratulations
  140. Extra Extra
  141. Arrested
  142. Arrested
  143. Arrested
  144. PACE presentation 2019
  145. Honor Chair1
  146. Extra Extra
  147. Crime Scene
  148. FM_4thQtr2018-Pate TILE
  149. Arrested
  150. Identify Me
  151. Arrested
  152. Arrested
  153. Shooting Splash Image
  154. Shooting Splash Image
  155. Identify Me
  156. Shooting Splash Image
  157. Identify Me
  158. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  159. Identify Me
  160. Congratulations on Promotion
  161. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  162. Arrested
  163. Special Event
  164. Stranger Danger
  165. Prisoner Escape
  166. Burlington 2 females12-16-18
  167. Hart, Alan
  168. Arrested
  169. Arrested
  170. Portillio, Marvin Hernan
  171. Fatal Crash
  172. Identify Me
  173. Identify Me
  174. 2018 Silver Gloves
  175. Francisco,Ramiro Juan
  176. Fatal Crash
  177. Washington, Terris Devon
  178. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  179. Benitez, Jose Juan
  180. FMPD_Suspect
  181. Washek
  182. Shooting Splash Image
  183. Homicide-Investigation-graphic
  184. Sugar_Bert_Team
  185. Lewis Ladson
  186. Shooting Splash Image
  187. COACH (3)
  188. rotc
  189. Hit and Run
  190. Hit and Run
  191. 2018 Winning Team
  192. MissionBBQ_Red-Cups
  193. Extra Extra
  194. Tyson
  195. Extra Extra
  196. Iroquois 1
  197. Burlington_Female_suspect2
  198. Debit Card Thief
  199. Mexico Beach
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