The Public Defender represents anyone with active criminal cases or warrants in its county who cannot afford a private attorney. If you have questions related to criminal actions in another County, you should to contact the public defenders office in that county.

Ways to Contact

Call (916) 874-6411 and ask for your attorney or an attorney of the day (your attorney may be in court, and any attorney in the office can answer most questions). This is a confidential and privileged call.


Call in to speak to the attorney of the day.