Frequently Asked Questions
"Who sets bail? How is the bail determined?"
Bail bonds are set by the Hays County Magistrate Judge. The bail is typically determined by the type and severity of the crime, and by the criminal history of the defendant in question.
"Which type of bond do I need to pay?"
To find this information, you can perform an inmate search online. The bond information should appear under each charge applied to the defendant. Hays County offers this service. Follow the link below:
"There is no bond information available. Now what?"
If no bond information is available, it has not yet been set. If you would like Around the Clock Bail Bonds to track the status of a bond, call us at 512-392-5245, and give us the defendant’s information. We will immediately notify you once the bond has been set.
"How can I pay a cash bond in Hays County?"
If the charge is from Hays County, you can pay by:
- Cash. Bring the exact amount, as the Sherrif’s Office cannot provide change.
- Money order or cashier’s check. Write the check out to the Hays County Sheriff’s Office. Do NOT make money order out to anyone until told to do so by the Sheriff’s Office
"Where can I pay a cash bond in Hays County?"
Bring your bail bond payment to:
Hays County Jail:
1307 Uhland Road
San Marcos, Texas 78666
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"I need more information about bail bonds in Hays County. Where can I find this?"