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Last month, Public Defender Thomas W. Sone participated in the Millennial Roundtable. Public Defender Sone participated in the first session: Public Safety “Live Together” alongside Community-based organizations and law enforcement members. During the session, the panel discussed how the San Bernardino County can improve community relationships and the need for

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Looking back on August 11th 2022, the San Bernardino Public Defenders staff and other community vendors provided several school supplies, food distribution, a backpack giveaway & more! Public Defender staff were also available to assist with anyone who were ready to start their record clearing process. See our Clear Your Record page

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This year, the San Bernardino County Public Defender Social Workers collaborated with Option House for a Spooktacular Trunk or Treat. On Friday, October 28th, 2022, over 150 children in our community enjoyed candy, treats, and music. The Public Defender Social Workers were able to provide costumes thanks to the generosity

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Next week, Abundant Living will host a High Desert Resource Fair on November 15th. Services will include: Job Fair, Expungement & Record Clearing, Education Assistance, Veterans Assistance and the Issuance of Birth, Death and Marriage Certificates for Events that occurred in San Bernardino County. High Desert Resource Fair

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On Thursday, October 27, 2022, San Bernardino County Public Defender staff attended the Health Resource Fair hosted by Allied Health in the San Bernardino Valley College where they provided record clearing services to its local community. The Health Resource Fair provided many other services, including vaccinations, job opportunities and children

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Since 2009, members of the Public Defender’s Office have continued to make food, clothing, school, and hygiene donations to the Youth Hope Foundation.  Youth Hope is a nonprofit foundation located in Redlands California that helps homeless and at risk youth with food, education, job training, housing, and healthcare service.  On

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On Thursday, August 25, 2022, San Bernardino County Public Defender staff assisted community members seeking to clear their felony and misdemeanor records at the county’s resource fair in Joshua Tree. The Morongo Basin Resource Fair brought several job opportunities along with community services to High Desert residents. This successful event

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