Higher Level Violations
Dallas County Charges
If the person is being held on a Class ‘B’ or above charge, and the charge will be filed through Dallas County, you will either need to post a cash or surety bond at the Lew Sterret Justice Center for Dallas County, or go through a bail bonds company. If a bond is not posted, the inmate will be transferred to the Dallas County Jail in Dallas, Texas.
Rockwall County Charges
If the person is being held for a Class ‘B’ misdemeanor charge or above, and the charge will be filed through Rockwall County, you will need to post a bond through a Rockwall County Bail Bonds company. If you utilize a Dallas County Bail Bondsman, then the bond will be considered invalid by Rockwall County. If a bond is not posted, the inmate will be transferred to the Rockwall County Jail in Rockwall, Texas. Be sure your bondsman is licensed to write bonds in Rockwall County.
For more information on Detention Services or other assistance, contact the Police Department at 972-412-6200 or by Email.