Bail loans are available to residents of Tompkins County who have been rigorously screened and lack the means to post bail. When you turn to us for a bail loan, you must maintain weekly contact with us through the resolution of your case. Bail loans are made from private donations and county dollars.
The client service worker cannot review specifics of the internal review process with you, and there are a number of situations where applications for bail may be denied. These include if the prospective bailee has: