Tyler Fire Department Media Relations

Paul Findley, Public Information Officer and Tyler Fire Marshal
(903) 360-0553




If unable to reach the Fire PIO via cell phone, please contact Fire Administration at (903) 535-0007 or (903) 535-0005 during normal business hours (Monday-Friday; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.). Fire Administration staff will be able to connect callers with the on-duty investigator or inspector in the event that the PIO is unavailable.

Media Relations during after hours/weekends

All District Chiefs are trained and able to speak with media partners. In addition, the on-duty Investigator can assist with after-hours/weekend media requests regarding active or recent TFD incidents. 



Secondary Public Information Officer

When Paul Findley is not in office, Captain Brandon Davis will pick up PIO duties. He can be reached at (903) 312-8729 or at



Click HERE for calendar of Tyler Fire's PIO schedule.