For over 90 years, the San Francisco Public Defender’s Office has provided effective and competent legal representation to people who are charged with a crime and unable to afford an attorney.
Led by Public Defender Manohar Raju the office provides legal representation to over 25,000 indigent people charged with crimes each year.
- Statement From The Head of Our Juvenile Unit About The Historic Decision To Shutter Juvenile Hall
- Public Defender’s Office Demands Police Files
- Stay-Away Fray
- A “Novel” Approach to Literacy– Public Defender’s Office to Work More Closely with Library JARS Program
- Response From The San Francisco Public Defender’s Office to the Ongoing Investigation into the Leak of the Jeff Adachi Police Report