VBSO Media Contact

Updated Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office Media Contact Information

Your point of contact with the Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office for media related, non-FOIA inquiries is now Public Information Officer Kathy Hieatt (pronounced like the Hyatt hotel): desk 385.8446, cell 570.9123, email khieatt@vbso.net or pio@vbso.net. Capt. Linda Richie will remain your contact for FOIA-related inquiries: desk 385.3156, email lrichie@vbso.net.

News releases will be sent via email and information will also be provided through social media. We encourage you to like the Sheriff’s Office on Facebook – facebook.com/vbsheriff – and follow us on Twitter – @VBSO.