Media Relations

Media Relations is staffed by Cindy West, who writes press releases and does other behind-the-scenes duties. She is on-call around-the-clock to respond to media and public requests for information.

Cindy has been with the department since 1995, bringing 19 years of journalism experience with her.

She has a Bachelor's of Arts in Communication Arts, worked 14 years as a reporter for the Pensacola News Journal, and then another five years free-lancing for Reuters News Service, the Mobile Press-Register, Newsday, and other publications before being hired by the Pensacola Police Department.

She can be reached by telephone at (850) 435–1932 or by email at