Most people don’t know how bail bonds work because, well, they never expected that someone close would be arrested. From the movies, you sort of learn what bounty hunters are and can kind of deduce what bail bondsmen do, but what exactly are the benefits? Provided below are a description of the occupation, the role a bail bondsman plays, and why you should hire one.
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Hiring a professional bail bonds business is more important than you would realize. While it might seem like a good idea to save some money and cut costs, the reality is that it is not smart. At best you will be duping the judicial system, at worst you could be getting ripped off. Here are some tips to know before hiring a bail bonds agent.
Great news today for citizens of Los Angeles: LA Sheriff Lee Baca is taking an increased stand against mistakenly arresting innocent people. On the heels of reports that hundreds of innocents have been wrongfully accused and imprisoned in Los Angeles County jails, changes have been implemented to prevent future errors.
What is often only glossed over is the Los Angeles bail enforcement when the arrested person skips his trial and flees. In this scenario, it becomes necessary for the bail bonds company to track down the suspect in order to retrieve the money they could lose…
Ever wonder what it is like to be inside an LA County jail? Well, apparently FBI does.
FBI agents managed to sneak a cell phone into the Los Angeles County jail cell of an inmate in order for him to report what took place inside. These are the nation’s largest jail system and are notorious for inmate beatings and deputy misconduct, although the allegations have proven difficult to confirm. There have also been reports of riots, killings, formation of gangs, and outdated facilities. It appears the FBI could no longer stand by idly allowing these human rights violations to occur.
ShareTweetIf you ever face the trying situation of learning that a friend, family member, or close acquaintance has been arrested in Southern California, you will most likely have to contact a Los Angeles bail bonds agent. It is simply too expensive for most ordinary people to pay the entire bail bonds, which can be one [...]
ShareTweetA DUI, or a citation for driving under the influence, is a serious charge. Whether you are slightly above the legal limit or far surpassing it, you put yourself and other drivers at risk by driving while impaired. Police rarely show pity on offenders of this crime as they knowingly disobey the law by refusing [...]
ShareTweetThere are multiple different times at which Los Angeles bail bonds may be posted. The most typical is immediately following an arrest, after the arrestee finishes the booking process and has the bail determined by a judge. At this point, the Los Angeles bail bondsman can post bail to release the defendant. While this is [...]
ShareTweetWarning: There are some Los Angeles bail bonds companies in the community that will take advantage of unsuspecting consumers who are desperate to bail out a friend or family member. It does not make us happy report this, but it is something that you must be aware of when dealing with Los Angeles bail bonds [...]
ShareTweetFinding out a loved one has been arrested is tough enough emotionally, not to mention it can be very expensive. Along with the pricey trial costs, bail bonds prices can get very high, depending on the crime and the arrestee’s priors, but there are ways to help alleviate some of the struggles of making payments. [...]