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