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ECSO Pay Raises Denied by Board of County Commissioners

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Monday – July 17, 2017 – 3:40 PM Watch this message from your Escambia County…

Wheel of Fugitives

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Wednesdays – 2017 – 4 PM Join Wheel of Fugitives hosted by Deputy First Class…

ECSO News Tuesday Nights on BlabTV

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Tuesdays – 2017 – 8 to 8:30PM The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office produces a weekly…

ECSO NEWS

TELEVISION

Tune into to BLAB TV Tuesday nights at 8:00 PM to watch “ECSO News.”

Tune into BLAB TV Sunday nights at 9:00 PM to watch “Wanted Fugitives.”

Please note: that BLAB TV is now HD only, so you will need to tune in to Channel 1006 (Cox Cable Viewers) in order to view programming. If you are still unable to receive the channel then you should set your television to re-scan your channels.  ECSO News can be viewed by clicking here.

RADIO

Hill in the Morning WRNE 980 / Choice 106.9 Radio Fridays at 8:00AM

“The Sheriff’s Report” on WCOA  1370 AM Wednesdays at 7:30 AM
“The Sheriff’s Report” bi-weekly on WCOA  1370 AM Wednesdays at 10:30 AM
Phone number: 478-3116

“ECSO News” bi-weekly on WNRP 1620 AM Wednesdays at 10:30AM
Phone number: 437-1620

PUBLIC RELATIONS UNIT

The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office of Public Information is dedicated to providing timely information to the citizens of Escambia County by assisting the media. The Public Information staff is committed to being accessible and responsive to all requests submitted. Members of the office of Public Information are responsible for social media, coordinating news conferences, and serving as liaisons between Sheriff’s Office staff and members of the media.

MEET THE PUBLIC RELATIONS STAFF

Major Andrew Hobbs
Office: 850-436-9165
Cell: 850-554-1908
Email: anhobbs@escambiaso.com

Amber Southard
Chief Public Information Officer
Office: 850-436-9277
Cell: 850-554-2369
Email: absouthard@escambiaso.com

Allison Morgan
Protocol Officer
Office: 850-436-9419
Email: almorgan@escambiaso.com

Stacey Richter
Video Production Specialist
Office: 850-436-9204
Email: sorichter@escambiaso.com

Debbie Henley
Social Media Production
Office: 850-436-9940
Email: dshenley@escambiaso.com

ON-DUTY PIO CALENDAR

After normal business hours, please contact the On-Call Public Information Officer for situations of high importance that require immediate attention. For media inquiries during normal business hours, Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm, please contact Amber Southard at (850) 554-2369.

For information concerning vehicle crashes, contact Florida Highway Patrol at (850) 484-5000.

Please read our on-call policy:

Public Information Office hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Routine media or public inquiries and requests are handled during normal business hours. A Public Information Officer or representative will be made available on-call after hours, on weekends, and holidays for emergencies and significant breaking news. Significant breaking news does not include routine arrests, vehicle crashes*, crimes not resulting in death or critical injury, or status updates on non-breaking news. Written records, including incident reports and other department documents, are not available after hours.  All public record requests must be made during normal business hours.

SOCIAL MEDIA