Bail bonds posted in criminal felony cases are refunded through the Circuit Court Clerk's Office. A bail bond is returnable upon:
With "10% bonds," the County retains 10% of the posted amount.
In order to have a bail bond returned, the individual who posted the bond must appear in the Clerk's Office with valid photo identification. If the bond is returnable, this office will issue the check within 7 to 10 days. If the individual who posted the bond is unable to come to the office, he/she should call (616) 632-5456 to make alternate arrangements.
Kent County Courthouse
180 Ottawa Avenue NW, Suite 2400
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
Lisa Posthumus Lyons
County Clerk/Court Clerk
Martha W. Irwin
Chief Deputy Court Clerk