Criminal FAQ

How can I find out if someone is in jail?

How can I obtain a criminal background check?

Can anyone request a criminal background check?

Can I review the documents that are on file for my case?

What is an expunction and how do I file one?

How do I get back the money I put up for a cash bond?

If I bail someone out of jail, when will I get my money back?

When is it appropriate to request a cash bond be released?

How can I find out how much money I owe?

What can I do if I cannot pay my court costs, fees, or fines?

How do I find out the amount of a bond is to release someone from jail?

Who do I contact to get a bond?

What is a Surety bond?

What is a Cash bond?

Where do I present a cash bond to get someone released from jail?

What is a "Personal" bond?

The deferred adjudication of my guilt and placed me on probation and my probation has since been terminated. Is this record available to potential employers?

If someone stole my identity and was convicted of a crime, is it possible to have my name removed from these records?

Where do I file charges against someone who has committed a crime?

As the victim of a crime, where can I go to get information or assistance concerning the status or outcome of the case?