Office of Communications

Public Information OfficerOur Office of Communications encompasses both media relations and social media, and is responsible for providing fast and accurate information to our residents and news media partners. Our primary duties consist of preparing media releases regarding incidents that are of public interest, providing interviews to the news media, responding to public records requests, and disseminating timely and pertinent information on our department's social media platforms.

Public Records Requests

If you would like to make a public records request concerning an incident within the City of Pembroke Pines that involved our agency or officers, you can make a request through our online Request Center.

Public records requests are processed during our normal administrative hours, Monday through Thursday (7:30AM to 6PM).

Public Information Officers

Public Information Officers (PIOs) serve as the primary source of information released by the police department to the news media.  If you are a member of the news media and you have an inquiry regarding any active police scene within the City of Pembroke Pines, you can contact our agency's information desk at 954-431-2200 and ask to speak with a PIO.  

All local news desks have been provided with our PIOs direct contact number.

Any news media inquiries can be sent directly to   

Social Media 

Our department is committed to creating an accessible and informative presence on social media to best serve the needs of the public as well as our police department.  We are currently active on Nextdoor, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Neighbors by Ring, and YouTube!  

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Stay connected with your neighbors and the PPPD via this private social forum!  Nextdoor Opens a New Window.  allows residents to easily connect with their neighbors within private forums.  Nextdoor is the best way to stay in the know about what’s going on in your neighborhood - whether it’s hearing about a rash of car break-in, finding a last-minute babysitter, or learning about an upcoming block party. 

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Please follow us on Twitter at @PPinesPD for public safety alerts, 'Be On The Lookouts', helpful crime prevention tips, community news, and more!

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Follow us on Instagram for the latest images from the Pembroke Pines Police Department!

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"Like" our Facebook page and stay connected to our department!

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Neighbors by Ring is a Neighborhood Watch app that sends real-time crime and safety notifications directly to your phone. You do not need to own a Ring camera or product to download and use the app.

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Visit our Youtube page for video featurettes, and other crime-related videos where we solicit our community for assistance with identifying a suspect(s).