Public Defender:

Public Defender's Office

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Cases on appeal are handled by the Appellate Defender's Office.  You may contact this office at:
Appellate Defender's Office
3rd Judicial District
1100 Columbus Street
Ottawa IL 61350
(815) 434-5531
FAX: (815) 434-2920

If you are involved in a civil or non-criminal matter and need legal representation, contact one of the following agencies, or visit their websites:
Illinois Bar Association ExternalLink.gif 
Springfield Office
Illinois Bar Center
424 South Second Street
Springfield IL 62701
(217) 525-1760 or
(800) 252-8908
Prairie State Legal Services ExternalLink.gif 
208  18th Street
Suite 202
Rock Island IL 61201
(309) 794-1328 or
(800) 322-9804
FAX: (309) 794-0265
TDD: (309) 793-1302

If you want to check on the location and tentative release date of an inmate in one of the correctional facilities in the Illinois Department of Corrections, search the Inmate Locator ExternalLink.gif.

Search Judici.com ExternalLink.gif to check on criminal, traffic, or ordinance violations in Rock Island County.

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Baron S. Heintz - Public Defender
Rock Island County Office Building (map ExternalLink.gif)
Second Floor - 1504 Third Avenue, Rock Island IL 61201-8624
Phone: (309) 558-3530      Fax: (309) 786-9479      Hours: 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM and 12:30 PM to 4:30 PM - Monday thru Friday