The crime rate in the tiny hamlet of Modoc County is low. The Modoc County Jail holds 52 inmates, but according to the Modoc County Sheriff's Office, the population is around 35 to 38 inmates a day. The Modoc County Jail is located at 102 Court Street in Alturas.
But, even the smallest of jails can get busy, crowded and dangerous... fast. It can take several hours to get an inmate booked and released, even on a minor traffic charge. The booking process includes fingerprinting, records check and the infamous photograph, known as the mug shot. Jails are busier on weekends.
Other communities in Modoc County are:
- California Pines
- Davis Creek
- Fort Bidwell
- Lake City
- New Pine Creek
If you are booked into the Modoc County Jail and need a bail bondsman, Golden State Bail Bonds is ready to help. Our licensed California bail bondsman are often called to help everyone from out state relatives to local attorneys who need help getting people they know bonded out of jail. What happens when you call us at (800) XXX-XXXX a Modoc County bondsman?
are the answers to some frequently asked questions about Modoc County bail:
- First, we call the Modoc County Jail and get the information about the arrest and bail amount(s).
- If the inmate will not be paying the bond, we communicate with the cosignor.
- We make it easy if they live in another city or state by having bail bond forms available to download or fax and by accepting all major credit cards.
- Our Modoc County bail bondsman can often give the defendant a ride home once he is bonded out from the Modoc County Jail.
Once the bond is paid, the defendant must return to the appropriate Modoc County court for disposition of the case or risk being arrested for failure to appear. In same cases, bond is not granted immediately and the defendant may have to make an appearance in a Modoc County courtroom before bond is granted. If you believe the bond is too high, a hearing can be scheduled before a Modoc County judge to ask for a bond reduction. A Golden State Bail Bonds representative may attend this hearing with you.
You can trust the licensed professionals at Golden State Bail Bonds. We have Modoc County bail agents ready 24 hours a day, seven days a week at (800) XXX-XXXX to help you in Modoc County with discretion and professionalism.