Arrest, Booking and Bail

Learn about Arrest, Booking and Bail

May 28th, 2018 | Written by Bail Bonds Blog

Bail bonds are for people who have gone through the arrest process, have been detained and now want to avoid having to stay in jail until their hearing date. A bail bond company pays the bail that the judge sets, which helps get the accused party out of jail. When the accused person is finished going to court, the bail bond company releases the monies that they put up for the bail.

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List of Pretrial Motions

May 24th, 2018 | Written by Bail Bonds Blog

  What is a Pretrial Motion? A pretrial motion is a motion, or request, that is filed after the preliminary hearing of a case. These motions can pertain to civil or criminal cases, but are more often used in criminal cases and are generally filed by the defense. Motions need to be brought before a judge after pretrial hearings but prior to the start of the trial. Since the amount of a bail bond is usually set during the preliminary hearing, pretrial motions are generally filed after a defendant has been granted or denied bail.

Bail Bond Rates

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