Media/Public Information

The St. Charles County Police Department welcomes the opportunity to promptly and efficiently assist the media and public with information requests. Wherever possible, the department will schedule interviews, locate expert spokespersons, forward news releases, provide up-to-date information, and answer questions relating to crime and public safety.  

Media Inquiries & Requests

For media inquiries, please contact Cpl. Barry Bayles, public affairs officer, at 636-949-3057 or via email.

Interviews / Photograph Sessions

All media interviews or photography sessions with administrators, directors, and employees must be scheduled through the department’s public affairs officer. Media crews, reporters, and photographers must be accompanied by a staff member when conducting interviews or stories inside a department facility. 

Online Media & Additional Information

For additional information on the St. Charles County Police Department, please view:

  • Facebook: Interact with the department on Facebook (@StCharlesCountyPD).
  • Twitter: Follow the department for updates on Twitter (@SCCMOPD).
  • SCCPD eVideos: View St. Charles County produced and department-issued videos related to crime and public safety (SCCMO-TV).
  • Community Outreach and Educational Programming: Invite a member of the department to speak at your organization’s next function.