El Paso County Sheriff’s Office Launches Operation Safe Streets Ahead of Warrant Roundup
Got a warrant?
Well, if you want to avoid the possibility of being arrested during a planned upcoming warrant roundup you're going to want to take care of it sooner than later.
The El Paso County Sheriff's Office, along with the District Attorney's Office and the county court administration have launched Operation Safe Streets to give ruffians, hoodlums, outlaws, and miscreants a chance to clear their outstanding misdemeanor and felony warrants while taking advantage of being processed at the Satellite Booking Office in lieu of the County Jail.
This is also an opportunity to avoid your name appearing on a criminal warrant list that will be published online and in one of those old fashioned things called a 'newspaper,' and subsequently being mocked by friends, family, and co-workers. County Sheriff's and other law enforcement will begin conducting a roundup in the coming weeks and anyone on the list who hasn’t had their warrant recalled risks ending up in handcuffs and in the back of a police car.
The Sheriff's Office and the El Paso County District Attorney's Office suggests those with a misdemeanor warrant take care of it at the Satellite Booking Office located on the first floor of the El Paso County Courthouse. Going that route allows people with warrants to be processed through the system and post bond without having to see the inside of the county jail.
It's important to note this is not one of those ticket amnesty things; court fees are not being waived.
Satellite Booking Information
Satellite Booking is located at the El Paso County Courthouse, 500 E. San Antonio LL-110. It gives you the opportunity to be processed without having to be booked into jail.
Before reporting to the Satellite Booking Office, you must have posted bond either by Making arrangements in advance to post bond by a bonding company of your choice or paying a cash bond at the County Jail. You must bring your receipt with you.
Satellite Booking can only be utilized when a defendant has an outstanding warrant from the Court and he/she needs to be booked. This avoids a lengthy booking process at the jail and reduces the time spent when the defendant has a bondable outstanding warrant.
Types of Warrants That Cannot Be Taken Care of at Satellite Booking
If you have any other warrants including traffic tickets, Out of County Warrants, Parole Violations, Wanted Person or Pink Warrants, you will need to surrender at the El Paso County Jail.
How to Find Out If You Have an Active Warrant
Click HERE or call 915-546-2214 or 915-546-2093
Bonding Companies Where You Can Post Surety Bond
Find list HERE