A professional bondsmen is in the business of posting bonds for criminal charges. The bondsman can charge a fee between 12 -15 %. Please note that this fee can change without notice. In order to get an accurate percentage for the fee, you will need to contact the bondsman directly. 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.