Being arrested leaves you in an emotionally vulnerable state, and the last thing you’d want in addition to that is to be scammed by a fraudulent bail bondsman.
Getting arrested isn’t the end of the world. There’s always a way out, and a way to avoid further trouble. Before you start exploring your bail options, though, it’s important that you’re aware of the terms and conditions that they entail. Knowledge of the legal system and its essential jargon can help you navigate the bail system better.
In this infographic, we discuss a few reasons why a judge may deny bail to someone. It depends on how severe the crime or what their past record is.
We’ve all heard the terms in made-for-TV movies, but most of us don’t know the first thing about what state, city, and county jails have in common, and how they’re different.
Here we debunk a number of myths that are associated with bail bonds or bail bond services. Read on and make use of these.
Bail amounts can be confusing to understand. Does the amount always depend on the nature of the crime? Not necessarily. You could be asked to pay more for illegal marijuana possession than a friend who was charged with the same crime. There’s more to it than that.