When you are arrested in Jacksonville or anywhere in Duval County, you will be taken to the pretrial detention facility. There you will be processed and booked.
If you have been arrested for a felony in Jacksonville, you must go before a judge that next morning or afternoon. The judge will determine what bond is appropriate for you or will release you on your own recognizance (ROR).
If you have been arrested for a misdemeanor in Jacksonville, if it is not a DUI (Driving Under the Influence) or Domestic Battery, the jail may set your bond and you may bond out of jail before you have to go before a judge.
If you have any questions about your rights after being arrested in Jacksonville, call our Jacksonville Criminal Defense Attorneys at (904) 634-0900.