Media can submit public records requests online. All public records requests are handled by the Public Records Unit and Services Unit located at 1717 E Grant Street, Suite 100. Please be aware of this if you are on a deadline.
Media Relations Unit
All PIOs may be reached via email: email@example.com.
Coverage hours are typically from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m.
At nights, city holidays, and on weekends, the PIO email inbox will be monitored for emergencies or inquiries that need immediate attention. Otherwise, media members can request the duty lieutenant on the scene.
An archive of media advisories is available to view: phoenix.gov/police/media_advisories
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About the Media Relations Unit
The Media Relations Unit, is staffed by full-time Public Information Sergeants (PIO's) and are responsible for disseminating timely and accurate information to media, as well as media advisories relating to police activities and events.
The unit is also a resource for other Phoenix Police Department work units seeking on-scene assistance with breaking news events, media relations training, or publicity for activities that reflect positively upon the police department.
Sergeant Ann Justus
Sergeant Andy Williams
Sergeant Vincent Cole