571 S High St, Columbus OH 43215

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Welcome to SMD & HLS Bail Bonds!

Bail Bonds Columbus Ohio

SMD & HLS Bonding Co @ Columbus Ohio. We have been in business since 1960 and are experienced 3rd generation bail bondsman. We take pride in helping so many families over the years and always stay the course throughout the bail process. We are always available to keep up with court dates with our smartphone app and answering any bail related questions when needed. We have designed our bail bonds website to inform you as much as possible about the bonding process. Our professional licensed bail bondsmen are here to support you and your loved ones throughout the court and bonding process beginning to end. Our IOS and Android app is designed for just this purpose, helping you keep track of your court dates and payments. Take a look around our site and feel free to contact us via the contact form or call us 24 hrs a day for immediate bail.

At our corporate office, we act as a managing general agency, training and support a network of bail bond agents throughout Ohio. We are always looking to grow our business and train new agents. We have a great team behind us and greatly appreciate all the hard work they and our agents provide. If you are interested in joining our team, visit our become a bondsman page here.

24 Hour Bail Bondsman

When someone goes to jail, SMD and HLS Bonding Co. goes to work. Based in Columbus, Ohio, and serving all Ohio counties, we're open 24/7.

Bail Bond Calculator

How much is it going to cost to post bail? The judge sets the bail amount and the defendant then must pay a percentage to the court for their release or use a Bail Bonding Company.

How much is bail?

A common question we receive is How much are bail bonds? Bail varies by state but bail in Ohio is 10% of the bail set by the court.

Bail Bond Phone App

Program Emergency contacts, make a payment, submit required photos, check your court appearance dates, search for any warrants or even request a new bail bond!

Why a bail bond?

If you are arrested and accused of a crime, you may have to spend time in jail until your court appearance. Your other option is to post bail via a bail bond.

Licensed Bail Bondsman

SMD & HLS Bonding Co partner with licensed, qualified and professional bail bondsmen in Ohio. Join our team and become a bondsman today.

LOCATIONS & AFFILIATIONS

 

Jon Handler, Owner/Partner

"We are always ready 24/7 to bail you out of jail when you need it most!"

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Our Latest Reviews

  • janice grigg Avatar

    I needed help from out of town . These folks were outstanding!! They went way above and beyond to help . 10 star rating!!

    janice grigg
    Carol Hoy Avatar

    Jon and Karen were very helpful and fast at getting everything done. They made it so convenient for me. Karen made me feel like family,she is awesome. She made a... read more

    Carol Hoy
    Paula Andree Avatar

    Great experience,

    everyone was very helpful and took the time to answer all my questions. They answered the phone the first time I called. Great to work with! I highly recommend them!

    Paula Andree
  • Ariel Jackson Avatar

    Great service and very helpful! Jon handler was great ! I highly recommend

    Ariel Jackson
    Tay Champelle Avatar

    Great job for a bondsman. He will get you out !!! Jon Handler was extremely helpful for me getting out.

    Tay Champelle
    David Leadbetter Avatar

    I have worked with SMD & HLS Bail bonds in the past and their staff is top notch. Very knowledgeable about the business and are more than willing to help.... read more

    David Leadbetter
  • Brittany O'Conner Avatar

    Awesome bail bond agency! I did not know anything about the bail bond process. My husband was arrested and I didn't know what to do! The lady at SMD asked... read more

    Brittany O'Conner
    Logan Insurance Avatar

    Very well run company. Extremely professional and courteous staff.

    Logan Insurance
    Julie Handler Avatar

    Handler Bail Bonds is the oldest and BEST bail bonds company in Columbus, Ohio! Jon Handler is extremely professional, hardworking and dedicated to his business. The entire staff is... read more

    Julie Handler
  • Kyla Livingston Avatar

    Jon Handler thank God for him. He help me out so much getting my friend out. And he works with you at a stressful time. Very helpful, and professional thanks... read more

    Kyla Livingston
    Michaela Lynn Avatar

    Thank you Handler Bail Bonds for getting my boyfriend out jail ! Great service highly recommend!

    Michaela Lynn
    merrie obey Avatar

    This is the BEST bond company ever!!! My son was not even booked in yet but i called the bonding company and John Handler was a wonderful help... he watched... read more

    merrie obey
  • Katelynn Ross Avatar

    Jon handler did a great job, He was very helpful and worked with the money I had at the time. Woman at the front was super nice too. Great company .

    Katelynn Ross
    Elizabeth Flickinger Avatar

    Great people! Used them twice! They explain more than the courts ever did.

    Elizabeth Flickinger
    tierra evans Avatar

    I called them and ask them for help they were right on it. They assistant me with great help and were very friendly

    tierra evans

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