26th Judicial District

Public Defender Office

Michael F. Miller, Chief District Defender


Payers to go online to www.bossierwebsterparishPDOpay.com Click here

or call in to pay by phone in our bilingual call center at 1-(318)935-3895.



The Public Defender Office of the 26th Judicial District is a client-centered public legal services program, created as a governmental subdivision devoted to the vindication of the Right to Counsel.  The office centers upon what is best for the client, including the implementation of best practices of reform, supervision, and expanded vision of the Public Defender Profession.  While exercising its duties, the office is committed to fiscal responsibility as well as respect for all other professionals in the criminal justice system.  Likewise, it is the goal of the office to earn the respect of those other professionals and the community through effective, zealous, and ethical representation of our clients. 


Bossier Parish/ Administrative Office

211 Burt Blvd

Benton, LA 71006

Ph. (318) 965-0630

Fax (318)965-5521

Bossier Parish/ Administrative Office

P.O. Box 235

Benton, LA 71006


Juvenile Office- Benton

200 Burt Blvd Ste.100

Benton, LA 71006

Ph. (318) 965-0462

Ph. (318) 965-0462


Webster Parish

221 Main St.

Minden, LA 71055

Ph. (318) 377-9255

Fax (318) 377-8848



8:30 -4:30




Upcoming Holidays (Office Closures)

Holiday    Date(s)

Independence Day  Friday, July 3, 2020

Labor Day         Monday, September 7, 2020

Election Day    Tuesday, November 3, 2020

Veteran's Day  Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Thanksgiving   Thursday, November 26, 2020

Thanksgiving   Friday, November 27, 2020