Public Official Bond
A Public Official bond guarantees that elected or appointed officials will faithfully perform their duties. The bond amount as well as duties are usually specified by statute or ordinance.
- Tax Collectors
- Peace Officers
- Hunting & Fishing license agents
It should be noted that not all public entities require Public Officials to be bonded. Underwriting aspects of Public official bonds include understanding the duties required of the Official, the reputation (character) of the official, and experience of the official.