Kodiak Island Borough Public Defender Records Search

See Kodiak Island 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.


Kodiak Public Defenders Office Rm 201, 518 W Marine Way Kodiak AK 99615 907-486-8114


Find Kodiak Island Borough Public Defender Records

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

Records available from the Kodiak Island Borough Public Defender's Office

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

Confidential Records in Kodiak Island Borough

Some Kodiak Island Borough Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Kodiak Island 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 Kodiak Island Borough Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.

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

Kodiak Island Borough Financial Records

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

Contact the Kodiak Island Borough Public Defender

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