Cost of Eliminating Bail

The Cost of Eliminating Bail

January 13th, 2016 | Written by Bail Bonds Blog

Advocates of government operation of pretrial-release programs in criminal court cases blame bondsmen of the private sector for the problems of the criminal justice system. One aspect of their proposed reform that they never talk about, however, is its exorbitant cost.

9 Questions Answered about Pre-Trial Release

July 2nd, 2014 | Written by Bail Bonds Blog

Pre-trial release is a procedure that is gaining popularity in different counties across the country. The concept is that defendants who have been arrested for a crime are released from jail until the scheduled date of the trail. Unlike some other options, there is little oversight or accountability after release. It is important to know the following facts about pre-trial release.

Bail Bond Rates

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