Public Information Officer (PIO)
Sergeant Chris Douglass
5959 S. Mooney Blvd
Visalia, CA 93277
Main Office 559-735-1825
The PIO works during regular business hours with weekends and holidays off.
The PIO may also be called out for special events on an as needed basis decided by the station commanders.
If you have a media request after hours, on weekends or holidays, please contact our non- emgency dispatch line at 559-733-6218 and leave a detailed message including the case number or news item you are referring to. The message will be forwarded to the appropriate station commander.
For booking photos please contact the on duty Sergeant at the jail facilities.
For presentation requests, please email email@example.com with the event information including date, time, location, what is requested and contact information.
To receive news release updates you will need to subscribe to the Sheriff's News Alerts Twitter feed @TulareSheriff. This will notify you each time we post something new to our news page.
You may also check our our news page directly whenever you like.
The Sheriff's Office also provides photos on Flickr and video on YouTube for some incidents. You may also subscribe to those sites to be notified when new content is posted.