Bail Requests While In DHS Custody - If you need help posting bail after you have been taken into DHS custody you can always contact a bail bonds agency. An immigration bondsman puts up the money you need to post bail if you don't have enough money to do so. Once your request for bail is approved, the bails bondsman will see to it that you appear in court for each hearing. A request for bail is usually decided upon during an immigration bond hearing.