Public Information Office

Public Information Office



 LCSO StarThe Public Information Office strives to be responsive and professional in its activities. We act in full compliance with the Florida Public Records Law and in the best interests of the agency, the news media, and the people of Lee County. Routine media inquiries and records requests are handled as expeditiously as possible during normal business hours.

This office handles all media inquiries, issues news releases, responds to public records by members of the media, coordinates agency social media, special projects and other communications.

The office is staffed Monday through Friday, 7:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m., at our Main Headquarters off Six Mile Cypress Pkwy. For general media inquiries, please contact the Public Information Office at 239.477.1340. To contact the Public Information Office via email  contact us at PublicInformationOffice@sheriffleefl.org

AFTER HOURS POLICY

Written records, including arrest affidavits and offense reports, are not available after hours. Staff will not have information readily available regarding non-fatal vehicle crashes, routine arrests, crimes not resulting in death or critical injury, or the status of cases that are not considered breaking news.

Should there be a high profile or large scale incident after hours, on holidays or weekends the media will be notified in the form of a press release.

RETURN POLICY

NOT A WARRANTY.

NOTE: The Agency will not accept for return any products you purchased outside the agency’s domain of the GovQA venue. In order to properly process a refund or exchange, Distributors must follow the steps and conditions set forth below:

All returns to our agency must be accompanied by the following:
a) a signed statement from the retail customer identifying the rea­son for the return;
b) a copy of the original GOVQA invoice; and
c) the name, address, telephone number, and customer account identification of the retail customer
d) Agency will prepay the cost of shipping the replacement product(s) if applicable.

Warranties
Except as expressly stated herein, the Agency makes no warranty or representation as to the merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, workmanship or any other warranty concerning any product or service purchased from or through the Agency.