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Contact Information

500 E. San Antonio
Suite 501
El Paso, Texas 79901
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Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Phone (915) 546-8185
Fax (915) 546-8186

Juvenile Cases

6400 Delta Dr.
El Paso, TX 79905
Phone: 915-849-2625
Fax: 915-849-2537

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The Public Defender’s Office has a dedicated team of investigators who work closely with our attorneys and other team members on clients’ cases.  They are a vital part of our holistic client representation. Our investigators focus on supporting attorneys work to fight the State’s factual claims, including:

  • Meeting with Clients detained in the El Paso County Detention Facility and Jail Annex
  • Photographing clients’ injuries
  • Interviewing witnesses
  • Meeting with complaining witnesses who want to drop charges, and obtaining non-prosecution statements
  • Documenting the scenes of alleged crimes
  • Obtaining video evidence, including security camera videos
  • Serving subpoenas