Media Relations

MEDIA TEAM

The Media Team serves as the central source of information that is released by the Department. The PIOs respond to the news media and the community regarding requests for information and are available to assist news personnel in covering routine news stories and at the scenes of incidents. They also assist in crisis situations within the agency and coordinate the release of authorized information concerning confidential agency investigations and operations.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Assist the news media on an on-call-basis.
  • Prepare and distribute news releases.
  • Coordinate and authorize the release of information about victims, witnesses, and suspects.
Contact
Lieutenant Scott Spencer
936-538-3456
scott.spencer@mctx.org