Crittenden County Public Defender Records Search

See Crittenden County, AR Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.

List of Crittenden County Public Defenders

West Memphis Public Defenders Office 310 S Service Rd West Memphis AR 72301 870-732-5996

Find Crittenden County Public Defender Records

The Crittenden County Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in Crittenden County, AR. Some of these Crittenden County public records are available upon request.

Records available from the Crittenden County Public Defender's Office

Public Defenders in Crittenden County maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes Crittenden County case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these Crittenden County public records can be requested from Public Defenders.

Confidential Records in Crittenden County

Some Crittenden County Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Crittenden County public. The rules vary by location, but in most places you cannot obtain case files and other records that are privileged according to Arkansas State law. If you request a record that contains confidential information, the Crittenden County Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.

Clients of the Crittenden County Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered Crittenden County public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.

Crittenden County Financial Records

Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the Crittenden County, Arkansas Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the Crittenden County public, and they can be requested from the Public Defender.

Conflict of Interest Records

Public Defenders also file financial Conflict of Interest statements that can be requested through a public records request in Crittenden County. These requests can be made directly to the Crittenden County Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.

Contact the Crittenden County Public Defender

You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the Crittenden County Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the Crittenden County Public Defender directly by email or telephone.