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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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Mobile Bail Bonds

Bail Bond Updates & News

  • Premier Bail Bond Service

    Sometime bad situations happen to good people. Many times those situations can lead to legal ramifications and even jail time. If this has happened to you and you find your self in jail or facing jail time, contact our bail…

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  • Misdemeanor Bail Bonds

    Misdemeanor crimes are petty crimes that catch up to us and get us into trouble more often than not. With the strict laws of the US, most people nowadays have a misdemeanor crime on their record. But not to worry,…

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  • Felony Bail Bonds

    Not all crimes are created equal. At SMD & HLS Bail Bonds we know this and we have you covered. Most crimes are covered under the umbrella term, Misdemeanor, but some crimes are more. Require more. Felony crimes can have…

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  • How bail bonds work

    Bail Bonds 101 How do bail bonds work? This short video explains the bail bond process from beginning to end. Understanding the bail bond process helps reduce confusion of this difficult and frustrating time. Our professional bail agents are always…

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  • 24 Hour Bail Bonds

    When someone goes to jail, SMD and HLS Bonding Co. goes to work. Based in Columbus, Ohio, and serving surrounding counties, they're open 24/7 to help you get answers to your questions AND get a bail bond FAST for your…

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  • How much is bail?

    Image provided by Aboutbail.com How much do bail bonds cost? Even in everyday situations, money is often a big concern. Some budgets are planned down to the cent, and it can be devastating when you have an unexpected expense. Bail…

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  • Why do you need a bail bond?

    Reasons you need a bail bond There are many occasions in which one may need a bail bond. They all fall under the Crime bracket. If you are arrested and accused of a crime, you may have to spend time…

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  • Smartphone App

    The HLS Bail Bonds app for smartphones is a must have for your Apple or Android device! Use the Panic Button to contact your Bail Agent and 2 emergency contacts immediately!   About the mobile app Are you tech savvy…

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  • Bail Bond Calculator

    Bail Bond Calculator Our site also comes equipped with a bail bond calculator to simply the process. Simply input the court ordered bail amount into our easy to use calculator and let us do the work for you. We will…

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Our Latest Reviews

  •   a very good man

    thumb Teresa Foreman
    4/10/2014

      Hope so

    thumb Letha Unbreakable Miller
    5/03/2014

      I recently called regarding some personal business with Jon. I was very impressed with the friendliness of your staff and how quick they were to assist.

    thumb Jim Evancho
    11/14/2013
  •   Jon Handler is by far the best bondsman this county has ever had. I been bonded out twice and there's no one that compares to his service. Not even a hundred years ago. I swear he's the best. Probably in the country! I thank you for not only helping me but helping my family to get me out. With out you I would probably would've coped out and had a couple extra charges just cause the state stay isn't worth my proven innocents. Best bondsman in the world....I swear to god!

    thumb Scott Smith
    9/28/2017

      The staff here is extremely courteous! They understand you are in a bad situation and truly want to keep you from going (or going back) to jail. Thank you Jon!

    thumb Damon Kuhn
    6/27/2018

      We have been helping the citizens of Columbus Ohio post bail for over 50 years. Call us 24/7 whenever you need us!

    thumb Jon Handler
    6/26/2018
  •   Thank you guys for always being there when i needed you !! By far the most caring and helpful bondsmen i have ever met !!!

    thumb Benny Wells
    4/08/2015

      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. If someone were to ask me where to get a bond, I would definitely recommend SMD & HLS bail bonds. Thanks again guys!

    thumb David Leadbetter
    1/07/2017

      Always available. Very professional. Easy to work with.

    thumb Doug Funkhouser
    12/04/2015
  •   Very well run company. Extremely professional and courteous staff.

    thumb Logan Insurance
    1/07/2017

      Jon was so incredibly helpful. He kept me updated and informed every step of the way; texted me during the arraignment, answered my questions, and importantly, got all of the paperwork and bond posted as soon as I gave the go ahead. I wish I could rate give him a higher rating.

    thumb Angelina Rigsby
    7/11/2018

      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 empathic, extremely knowledgeable, professional and helpful. Phone calls are answered and appropriately directed 24/7. I would give Handler Bail Bonds 100 stars!!

    thumb Julie Handler
    6/28/2018

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