My sister was arrested last night and I have no idea how any of this works. All I know is that she’s being held at the Santa Clarita Sheriff’s Station Jail on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge and her bail has been set at $25,000. I was told the cost to hire a bondsman will be 10%, but will we … Read More
Our son was arrested about 30 minutes ago and my head is spinning. We know he’s being taken to the Van Nuys Jail and the arresting officer said his bail would be set at $30,000. He also recommended contacting a LA bondsman to help post our son’s bail. I’ve been looking online and it seems like there are a million … Read More
My sister was arrested a few hours ago on some old felony charges and she’s being held at the Van Nuys Jail. Her bail has been set at $26,000, so it sounds like the fee is going to be $2,600. Right now, the only people she has to help are me and her 19-year-old daughter. My credit isn’t great so … Read More
A few weeks ago, we bailed my sister out of the Van Nuys Jail. Her bail was set at $80,000 and we agreed to pay $8,000 to the bondsman in LA. The agreement was that we’d put $4,000 down and make monthly payments on the rest. Last night she was arrested at our home by the US Marshals Service and … Read More
I live in Florida. A few months back, I helped pay for a bail bond for my sister who lives in California. She was arrested for domestic violence and her bail was set at $50,000. We agreed to put half down and make payments on the rest. The case was never filed, and our attorney friend out here says the … Read More
A few months back, I cosigned on a bail bond for my now ex-boyfriend. He still owes $2,000 but he’s not making the payments. The bail bonds people are saying that if he’s not paying, I’ll need to pay, and my ex isn’t returning my calls. Can I have his bond revoked? I don’t feel like dealing with this anymore. … Read More
Our son was arrested late last night for being in the wrong place at the wrong time. He’s being held at the Van Nuys Jail on $50,000 bail. We’ve already talked to a defense attorney and we’re pretty sure the case will be dropped because our son is innocent, and he didn’t do what the police are accusing him of.