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    Inmate Information


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    200 Jefferson County Parkway
    Sheriff and Detention Facility
    Golden, CO 80402

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  • Bond Information

    A bond, designed to ensure an individual's appearance in court, is set according to a court-approved schedule. The amount of the bond is what it will take to release an individual from jail.

    To determine an inmate's bond type and amount please call 303-271-5444 or visit the Inmate Lookup You are now leaving the website to an external sitefunction. For information on the return of bond funds contact the Jefferson County Courts at 720-772-2500.

    The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office charges a $10 filing fee (cash only) for each bond, in addition to any municipal and county bond fees.

    Bond types

    • Cash Bond
      Requires the full amount of bond in cashier's check, or cash, which the court will return when court appearances are completed.
    • Property Bond
      The equity in real property may be used to post a property bond. Property bonds must be posted at the court clerk's office during regular business hours. For more information, please call the courts directly at 720-772-2500.
    • Surety Bond
      Bond may be posted through the service of any state-licensed bondsman, who may require a co-signer and/or collateral to secure the bond. Staff members will not recommend a bondsman.
    • Personal Recognizance Bond
      The judge may grant a personal recognizance (PR) bond. This is a signature bond involving no money or property as long as the individual appears at all future court dates. Individuals will be released on their own signature, which acts as a promise to appear in court.
    • PR Bond with Co-signer
      The judge may also grant a PR bond with a co-signer. The individual must find someone who meets the co-signer requirements and who is willing to sign the bond. The individual and the co-signer are responsible for the amount of money for the bond.