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