Post A Bond



General Requirements to Get Someone out of Jail (Post a Bond) 

The District Court Clerk, unless the Court orders otherwise, accepts only the following as surety on a bond: 

A surety company approved by the United States Department of Treasury
Cash in an amount set by the court;  or
A personal surety secured by Real Estate with the following conditions: 

The Real Estate is located in Kentucky
The Real Estate has unencumbered value of at least 110% of the bond amount
The Real Estate is not owned by a corporation or partnership; and If the property is held jointly, all joint tenants have executed the bond.

Depending on the Time of the Day you can Post your Bond at the following Locations: 

Monday thru Friday Between 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Circuit Court Clerk's
Office 230 Madison Ave
Covington, Ky. 41011  

Monday thru Friday After 4:30 p.m. and on Weekends
Kenton County Detention Center
3000 Decker Crane Lane
Covington, Ky. 41017