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