Criminal Frequently Asked Questions

 

  1. Where can I get a felony background check?
  2. When is my next court date?
  3. Bondsman only: How much liability do I have?
  4. Why do I have to pay court cost and fine, if I already served time?
  5. How can I get a transcript?

1. Where can I get a felony background check?

Please call 210-335-2591, or come by our office located on the 2nd floor in the Paul Elizondo Tower.

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2. When is my next court date?

Please call 210-335-2591 to check your next scheduled court date or search our database.

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3. Bondsman only: How much liability do I have?

Please call 210-335-2217 or 210-335-2165, our Bond Forfeiture Section, to check your liability.

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4. Why do I have to pay court cost and fine if I already served time?

Court cost and fines are in addition to any time served and are included in all judgments unless the judgment indicates "time and money to run concurrent".

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5. How can I get a transcript?

If the case was not appealed, contact the court reporter who was assigned to that court. If the case was appealed you can purchase a copy from our office if the court reporter filed one with us.

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