Information You Need to Provide for Your Bail Application

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You may never think about applying for bail for yourself or a friend, but then again, no one expects calls in the middle of the night about bail opportunities. Yet sometimes the last person you would expect to get arrested can wind up making that call over something like drunk driving Here are ways to deal with the bail application to help take the emotion out of an arrest. Also Read: Should You Say ‘No’ to a Breathalyzer Test in California? Bail Application Items: Full name Date and place of birth Social security number Email address Physical description Vehicle description Phone number Address and proof of residence Address and

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In California, What Is the Difference between Bail and Bond?

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Based on the law that a person is presumed innocent of a crime until proven guilty, it follows that no individual should have to do jail time until getting convicted. There are cases when suspects are denied bail, especially if they have a criminal history. The following is information on the difference between bail and bond. When Someone Gets Arrested In most cases, people who are under arrest are allowed to be released if they “make bail” or “post a bond.” A judge decides if the defendant can be released through bail or bond. Usually it takes special circumstances involving public safety for the judge to deny a defendant

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10 Hidden Laws in CA that You Might Be Breaking Daily


It’s easy to break laws in California (or any other state) since there are far too many laws for any one person to study. Not all laws are well publicized in the media, especially the ones that seem trivial or could trigger public outcry. Here are ten of the most surprisingly hidden laws that are routinely broken in California. Using fake names that are not approved by a court is illegal, even if it’s on Facebook. Selling a cigarette to a person in public could be against state Penal Code section 308.3(a) 1 if it is not in a properly labeled sealed package. You do not have the right

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Guidelines to Send Money to Inmates in Orange County Jail

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If you ever get a call from a friend in jail, it’s possible to send them money. Let your friend know they should remain calm. Here are more details on how to help a friend deal with a bail bond company in Orange County. How to Send Funds to Inmates Inmates in Orange County can receive funds through EZ Card and Kiosk Company, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department. The Intake Release Center (IRC) provides kiosks in the lobby that accept cash, credit, or debit cards, but they do not accept personal checks, company checks, cashier’s checks, or traveler’s checks. While inmates are prohibited from possessing cash, you

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Process to Communicate with Inmates in Orange County Jail

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A late night call from a jail cell is the last thing anyone expects to wake them up in their sleep. While it may never happen to some people, it’s still best to be prepared in case such an unfortunate scenario should occur. Here are points to remember about communicating with jail inmates lodged in an Orange County jail. Discussing Bail Chances are, the reason the suspect chose to call you from jail – which is likely the only call allowed – is the suspect believes you can help post bail for him or her. Most bail bond companies will help at any time of the day. In order

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What Steps You Should Take If Your Teen Is Arrested

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If your teen is arrested, it won’t remain a secret for long. You will be notified by the police and then will likely be on the phone to a bail bonds agent to bail him or her out. Here are steps to take once you learn your teen is arrested. Stay Calm It’s important for both you and your child to stay calm, since out of control emotions can make an arrest situation worse. The problem must be dealt with in a rational and professional manner. Chances are your child is uncomfortable or frightened by the idea of sharing a cell with other criminals, especially if it’s their first

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Traveling Restrictions While Out On Bail

Traveling Restrictions While Out On Bail

Did you know that if you’re a defendant out on bail from a court case, you are allowed to travel? As long as a judge has not ordered restrictions for you, and you still meet your court dates, you may travel if you choose to. Here are more details on traveling while you are working with a bail bond agency. Loss of Travel Rights You may lose your travel rights if a judge believes that you are a flight risk. It usually comes down to the severity of the crime and the criminal history of the defendant. When a string of evidence suggests that a suspect will flee the

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Should You Say ‘No’ to a Breathalyzer Test in California?

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When being pulled over by a cop in California for suspected drunk driving, refusing to cooperate is usually not going to help. If you know you haven’t been drinking then you’ve got nothing to hide, so why not take the test to clear your name quickly? Telling the officer you won’t take a breathalyzer test can lead to automatic license citation and possibly suspension. Here are more details why cooperating with authorities is the easier route: Implied Consent Laws Even though you have the right to remain silent when you are confronted by an officer, DUI suspicion is associated with implied consent laws. Certain states such as California give

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DUI Arrest? Know What You Should Do Next

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When getting ready to go out with friends or loved ones, no one imagines their night ending by going to jail in the back of a police car. Unfortunately, that’s exactly what can happen if you have just one too many drinks while you’re out. Drinking can be fun, but drinking and driving is a serious matter. A DUI arrest isn’t enjoyable for anyone, but there are ways to lessen the stress of a DUI. Use this guide to help you learn more about what to do after a DUI arrest. Make Your Call The movies have it wrong, at least in a few ways. You generally are going

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Understanding the Differences Between Jail and Prison

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There’s a big difference between jail and prison, as jail is usually more temporary incarceration while prison involves longer terms. Jails are usually regulated at the county or local level. Many prisons are operated at the state or federal level. Here are other differences between jails and prisons from the perspective of a bail bondsman. County Jails Most county jails are managed by county sheriffs, although some local jails are run by a local government that uses its own officers. The jails are usually much smaller than prisons, where convicted individuals serve the terms. Large counties sometimes have more than one jail for suspects taken into custody. Jail is

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