Usually, the Bail Bondsman will meet you at Henrico County Jail or City of Richmond, VA. There, you will pay the bondsman and sign the appropriate paperwork. It usually takes an hour or so to get the person out. The court system will set the amount of bail required for the defendant’s release. A bail bonding company can provide a type of insurance policy. Otherwise known as a “bond”. The bond guarantees payment of the full bail amount to the court. If the defendant does not show up for all scheduled appearances. The bond is forfeited to the court. These bonds are offered by licensed bail bond agencies like Henderson Bail Bonding.