What’s the Fastest Way to Post Bail Bonds?

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If someone you care for has been arrested in Los Angeles, it’s natural to want to get the defendant out of jail fast.  Although some bail bonds agents still require that clients come to their office to sign paperwork and arrange payment, our company allows clients the option of signing the bail bonds documents electronically. We are also able to … Read More

What Happens When Someone is Arrested?

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When someone is arrested in California, there are several things that will need to happen before the defendant will be able to post bail bonds. First, the defendant will be handcuffed, read their Miranda rights and placed into the back of the squad car. From there, they’ll be transported to the jail to be booked and processed. When someone is … Read More

How Much of My Bail Bonds Fee Will I Get Back?

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I was arrested for domestic violence charges a few weeks ago and my bail was set at $50,000.  My sister helped bail me out and she paid $5,000 to the bondsman.  I just got a letter in the mail from the district attorney and that letter says they won’t be moving forward with the case, and that the “arrest” isn’t … Read More

How Long Does it Take to Get a Bail Bonds Approval?

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If you’ve learned that a friend, family member or loved one has been arrested in California, it’s natural to want to get them out of jail as fast as possible. Clients often have questions about how it will take to get a bail bonds approval. The good news is that when you contact a California bail bonds company, you may … Read More

Can Bail Bonds Fees be Negotiated?

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My wife was arrested a few hours ago and this whole thing is just all one big mistake. Our attorney has told us the case has a 90% chance of getting thrown out at the first court date. My wife’s bail has been set at $30,000 and the bondsman I’ve been talking about said his fee will be 8% ($2400) … Read More

Times When Bail Bonds May Not be Needed

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In most cases, when someone is arrested and booked into one of the California jails, the defendant will need to work with a bondsman to help get their bail bonds posted. There are, however, times when bail bonds may not be needed. In most counties, defendants who are arrested for misdemeanor DUI will not need to post bail bonds.  The … Read More

What are the Benefits of Working with a Bail Bondsman?

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Finding out that someone you care for has been arrested and booked into one of the California jails can be one of the most stressful things you’ll ever experience. In this type of situation, there are several advantages to working with an experienced bondsman in California.  First, bail bonds agents have years of experience helping people like you get through … Read More