Sitka City and Borough Public Defender Records Search

See Sitka City and 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.


Sitka Public Defenders Office Ste 203, 329 Harbor Dr Sitka AK 99835 907-747-6808


Find Sitka City and Borough Public Defender Records

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

Records available from the Sitka City and Borough Public Defender's Office

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

Confidential Records in Sitka City and Borough

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

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

Sitka City and Borough Financial Records

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

Contact the Sitka City and Borough Public Defender

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