See Prescott, AZ Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.
Yavapai County Public Defenders Office 595 White Spar Road Prescott AZ 86303 928-771-3588
The Prescott Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in Prescott, AZ. Some of these Prescott public records are available upon request.Records available from the Prescott Public Defender's Office
Public Defenders in Prescott maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes Yavapai County case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these Yavapai County public records can be requested from Public Defenders.Confidential Records in Prescott
Some Prescott Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Prescott public. The rules vary by location, but in most places you cannot obtain case files and other records that are privileged according to Arizona State law. If you request a record that contains confidential information, the Prescott Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.
Clients of the Prescott Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered Prescott public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.Prescott Financial Records
Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the Prescott, Arizona Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the Prescott 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 Prescott. These requests can be made directly to the Prescott Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.Contact the Prescott Public Defender
You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the Prescott Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the Prescott Public Defender directly by email or telephone.