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Media Relations of the Sulphur Police Department under the direction of the Public Information Officer (PIO) who fosters cooperation and mutual respect between the Department and the news media The PIO and Media Relations are dedicated and highly trained individuals who understand the importance of using the media as a valuable resource to keep the public informed of the Department  activities. Media Relations is a two-person unit staffed by a Commander and a civilian Public Information Officer. Media Relations primary responsibilities are assisting members of the media in completing the task of gathering information and reporting on news events which may impact residents and visitors in the City of Sulphur. Also, maintaining communication between the Department, City Officials and responding to inquiries from the public.

Media Relations responds to most serious crime, death, and critical accident scenes as well as to all police matters where the media is present. In addition, the PIO and Media Relations are responsible for Daily News Releases of Arrest and Department New Releases.

Daily News Releases of Arrest and Department New Releases
can be found at the Sulphur Police Department Facebook page

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Media Relations is staffed Monday through Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Media Services are on call and available 24 hours a day to answer requests from the media.
The Public Information Officer can be contacted at 337-527-4590