Definitions for "Public information"
Information, which no longer belongs to an individual or group, but has become public property and the general public is allowed to use it. Informants and/or members of a cultural group have a right to understand the use that will be made of their contributions before cultural knowledge is shared and allowed to become public information.
A function of command, PI is the means used by the commander to provide news and information to the various external publics through U.S. and other civilian news media.
dissemination of information in anticipation of an emergency or disaster and timely actions, updates, and instructions regarding an actual occurrence.