See Harrison, 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.
Newton County Public Defenders Office Ste 8, 201 N Main St Harrison AR 72601 870-743-3900
The Harrison Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in Harrison, AR. Some of these Harrison public records are available upon request.Records available from the Harrison Public Defender's Office
Public Defenders in Harrison maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these public records can be requested from Public Defenders.Confidential Records in Harrison
Some Harrison Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Harrison 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 Harrison Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.
Clients of the Harrison Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered Harrison public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.Harrison Financial Records
Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the Harrison, Arkansas Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the Harrison 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 Harrison. These requests can be made directly to the Harrison Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.Contact the Harrison Public Defender
You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the Harrison Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the Harrison Public Defender directly by email or telephone.