Category Archives: Post Your Own Bail

Basic Bail Bond Terms For First Timers

If you need to surrender to an arrest warrant, or bail someone out of jail for the first time, your best asset is knowledge. Knowing some important industry terms can help you understand the process in a clearer sense, and … Continue reading

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What Became of Indiana’s Bail Bond Relief Pilot Program?

A few years ago, the Indiana Supreme Court issued Criminal Rule 26, which encouraged state courts to let low-risk offenders out of jail without bail. Soon after, several Indiana counties initiated an experimental risk-assessment program regarding the value and efficiency … Continue reading

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Guaranteed Questions Your Bail Bondsman Will Ask You

Do you need to surrender to an arrest warrant? Was your friend just arrested? If so, you might soon be on the phone with a local bail bondsman. During your initial phone call with a bail bondsman, you can expect … Continue reading

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Did Your Friend Get Arrested on Christmas in Indiana?

There is nothing worse than a ruined holiday, and nothing can ruin a holiday faster than an arrest. After all, ‘tis the season to be merry, not incarcerated. However, everyone is vulnerable to making mistakes and might even end up … Continue reading

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FAQS About Affording Bail

When it comes to being arrested and going to jail, there is no way around a release. You either pay up or stay put. Although there are cases in which a person is released on their own recognizance, also known … Continue reading

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How Much is Felony Bail in Indiana?

Felony offenses are more serious than lower level crimes like misdemeanors and common infractions. As expected, the subsequent penalties before and after a felony conviction are more severe. This also applies to bail and bail bonds, which are matters that … Continue reading

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What are the Indiana Bail Bond Rules?

Within the United States Constitution, and decreed in the Bill of Rights(also referred to as “Declaration of Rights” or “Charter of Rights”), all citizens are protected against unfair or callous to suspected criminals and convicts, including unusual punishments and excessive … Continue reading

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Common Requirements for an Interstate Fugitive Extradition

When a person who is facing criminal sentencing, whether accused or already convicted, flees the state in order to evade penalties for their crimes, they officially become a fugitive of the law. Basically, a fugitive is someone who flees criminal … Continue reading

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FAQS About Arrest Warrants

Having a warrant out for your arrest is a stressful situation for you and your loved ones. It is helpful to learn more about arrest warrants and some vital tips for dealing with one, in order to prepare yourself for … Continue reading

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How to Post Bail if You Don’t Have Anyone’s Phone Number Memorized

After an arrest, a person is taken to a local detainment facility, or county jail, and placed inside a holding cell where they await their turn to be booked, processed, and released on bond. Upon arrival at the detention center, … Continue reading

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