Ketchikan Gateway Borough Public Defender Records Search

See Ketchikan Gateway Borough AK Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.


Alaska State Public Defenders Office Ste 204, 415 Main St Ketchikan AK 99901 907-228-8950


Find Ketchikan Gateway Borough Public Defender Records

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

Records available from the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Public Defender's Office

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

Confidential Records in Ketchikan Gateway Borough

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

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

Ketchikan Gateway Borough Financial Records

Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the Ketchikan Gateway Borough 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 Ketchikan Gateway Borough. These requests can be made directly to the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.

Contact the Ketchikan Gateway Borough Public Defender

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


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