Kitsap Co. Public Defense provides attorneys to those people facing the possibility of jail time or of losing their children in the Kitsap County Superior or District Court who qualify based upon their financial status.
To receive an attorney, you must qualify as indigent under Washington State law. According to RCW 10.101, a person who is indigent:
Kitsap County Public Defense only provides attorneys to people facing certain charges. You may apply for a public defender if you have been charged with:
Kitsap County Public Defense does not provide attorneys for: