Press releases

Press releases are issued on an as-needed basis to local media outlets and are published on the Home page of the City website as well as in the City’s free, weekly e-newsletter, City Beat. To subscribe to City Beat, sign up here. City Beat archives can be found here.

For information regarding the City of Bartlesville, contact Chief Communications Officer Kelli Williams at or 918.338.4132

For information specifically pertaining to fires or fire-related crimes or issues, contact Bartlesville Fire Department at 918.338.4098.

For information specifically pertaining to crimes or police-related issues, contact Bartlesville Police Department Capt. Jay Hastings at or 918.338.4019.