A professional bondsmen is in the business of posting bonds for criminal charges. The bondsman will charge a fee (usually under $10,000.00 is 12%, over $10,000.00 is 15% of the bond amount). This fee is non-refundable. A list of approved bondsmen is located on the lighted sign in the main lobby of the Detention Center, as well as in the booking area. The Department WILL NOT recommend one bondsman over another. Please do not ask. The bondsman you choose and the arrangements made are between you and the professional bondsman.