Media Relations Office

The Department of Safety’s Public Information Officer/Strategic Communications Administrator is a resource for members of the news media to obtain information regarding incidents of public interest.


Tyler Dumont
Public Information Officer & Strategic Communications Administrator

The Media Relations Office is assigned to the Office of the Commissioner and Office of the Assistant Commissioners. Media Relations is responsible for providing timely, accurate and transparent information regarding the mission of the Department of Safety, including responses to critical incidents and public safety operations. The office issues news releases, holds press conferences, provides spokespersons, and disseminates information through social media to ensure that the public is aware of Department activities and services. The Media Relations Office is available 24/7 to assist any media outlet with inquiries about the Department or any of its 7 Divisions.