Bonds for inmates will only be accepted Monday through Friday at the Scott County Clerks office from 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM. After hours and weekends bonds can be paid using the touch screen kiosk machine located in the Security Center lobby. Methods of payment accepted are cash that charges $ 2.00 transaction fee and credit card or debt card that charges 10% transaction fee.
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What are bonds?
Bond are usually required by the Court to assure the appearance of a defendant. Scott County Court systems use several types of bonds such as Cash In Full, Percentage and Corporate Surety.
Cash In Full Bond = Is the set amount that would need to be paid.
Example: If your bond is $5,000, $5000 would need to be paid.
Percentage Bond = Is the set percentage that would need to be paid of the bond amount.
Example: If your bond amount is $5000 @ 10%, $500.00 would need to be paid.
Corporate Surety Bond = Is when a bail bonding company is use for bonding. See list below of bail bondsman in the Scott County area.
Garrett Fee 812-966-2751
Mark Sutter 812-273-5473/ 812-871-6868
John Stewart 877-394-5033
Bill Kime 502-550-4094
Ed Bertholet 866-989-9896
Malissa Calhoun 812-883-4548
Ross Mount 812-752-5954
All American 812-537-4007/ 812-438-3800
A-1 Surety 812-522-8390
Sue Wright 812-596-1002
Charles Wright 812-596-1002