Harris County Misdemeanor Bail Bond Schedule


I often get calls regarding from individuals inquiring about bail bonds. In Harris County in both Felony District Courts and Misdemeanor County Criminal Courts at Law a Bail Bond Schedule has been established.Harris County Criminal Courts at Law have jurisdiction over  Class A and Class B Misdemeanors. The bond schedule for these offenses is as follow:

 

Misdemeanor Bail Schedule

Class: B, Standard Offense

 

1st Offense

 

$500

 

2nd Offense

 

$500, plus $500 for each prior misdemeanor conviction

 

plus $1,000 for each prior felony conviction

 

Not to exceed $5,000

 

Class: A, Standard Offense

 

1st Offense

 

$1,000

 

2nd Offense

 

$1,000, plus $500 for each prior misdemeanor conviction

$1,000 plus $1,000 for each prior felony conviction

not to exceed $5,000

 

Class: Family Violence or Threat of Violence

 

1st Offense

 

$1,500

 

2nd Offense

 

Plus $2,000 for each prior conviction for a violent offense or threat of violence

 

Class: DWI

 

First Offense

 

$500

 

Subsequent Offense

 

$2,500 plus $1,000 for each prior conviction not to exceed $5,000

 

Class: Any offense committed while on bond, community supervision, intervention, or parole.

Any motion to adjudicate or revoke community supervision.

 

$5,000

$5,000

 

If you have a question about a bond or have any other criminal law question and are in need of a Houston Criminal Defense Lawyer call Texas Board Certified Attorney Mario Madrid at 713-877-9400.

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