A Professional Bail Bonds Agency
Tonya & Greg, Owners & Bondsmen
#1843798 & #1724264

Professionalism

from a Contra Costa Bail Bonds Company

Clients repeatedly compliment us on our professionalism, which they don't expect from a bail bondsman. Our customer service focus helps the defendant and family endure an already challenging situation. All of our bondsmen are licensed, expertly trained and highly professional.

FAQs

Skipping Court

FAQ: What happens if the defendant skips court? Any time a defendant misses court, this is called “Failure to Appear” (FTA) and a warrant will be issued for their arrest. If the missed court date was purely accidental or if there were special circumstances (i.e. illness, accident), then contact your Contra Costa bail bondsman and…Read more…

Cosigner Responsibilities

FAQ: What are my responsibilities as a bail bond cosigner? Your foremost responsibility is to be make sure the defendant returns to court for all scheduled appearances. If, by chance, the defendant misses court, contact your bondsman immediately so that a new court date can be arranged. Additionally, when you sign a bail bond contract,…Read more…

Bail Bond Collateral

FAQ: Do I need to have collateral for Contra Costa bail bonds? Many bail bonds companies require collateral for Contra Costa bail bonds, which is returned after the case is resolved. It is held in order to ensure that the defendant returns to court. Our company does not require collateral in most cases. We offer…Read more…

Release Time

FAQ: How long does it take to bail someone out? Our bail bond paperwork can be completed in minutes. The fastest bonds are completed online with credit card payment. Once the paperwork is done and payment is arranged, a bondsman will go directly to the jail to post the bond for their release. It could…Read more…

Why Use a Bail Bondsman

FAQ: Do I have to use a bondsman for Contra Costa jails? It is not necessary to use a bail bondsman for Contra Costa jails. There are times when bail is set low enough that you can comfortably afford it. If you choose to work directly with the court or jail for bail, you will…Read more…

5% Bail Bonds

FAQ: Why do some bondsmen offer 5% bonds? If you come across a company that offers “5%” or discounted Contra Costa bail bonds, walk away. Most of these bondsmen are acting deceptively. They may say they are discounting the fee, but what they are probably doing is breaking the fee down into payments. Then, you…Read more…

Bail Bond Cost

FAQ: How much does a Contra Costa bail bond cost? In California, and most other states, the fee for Contra Costa bail bonds is 10% of the defendant’s full bail amount. This fee is non-negotiable. There are never additional fees or taxes with a bail bond. For example, if the bail is $10,000 then the…Read more…

Bail Defined

What is a bail bond? A bail bond, also called a surety bond, is a contract in which a bail bondsman, licensed by the state, guarantees the court that a defendant will return to court after they have been released on bail. The bondsman does this in exchange for a fee of 10% of the…Read more…