How Bail Bond Store Benefits More Than Just The Defendant

Bail bonds get a person out of jail for the time before and during their trial. This person, the defendant, can live at home, go to work, be with family, hang out with friends and just go about as much of a regular, normal routine as possible (there may be some stipulations). It’s easy then […]

For Your Entertainment: 7 Oddest California Laws

The below are a round-up of what we have concluded to be the 7 dumbest, silliest, most absurd laws in California (ranked in no particular order). We’re basing our criteria mostly on the fact that we’re dumbfounded as to why these are even laws because they’re just out-right “w-t-f.” We hope you find this entertaining […]

‘Reasonable Suspicion’ And ‘Probable Cause’ Are Not Quite The Same Thing

It’s important for you, as a citizen, to understand the difference between “reasonable suspicion” and “probable cause.” For you, it’s so you know your rights and protections. For the police, it’s what they rely on when deciding to make an arrest, conduct a search or question a person. Reasonable suspicion is when officers have the […]

Wet Weather Driving Tips – Bring On El Niño!

Everyone is preparing for El Niño by repairing their roofs and sealing up cracks. But have you considered reading up on driving tips for wet weather? A thing you might want to avoid is getting pulled over, getting in an accident and/or getting arrested in the middle of the pouring rain. So, pay attention to […]

Be “Nice” This Holiday Season By Being A Bail Bond Co-Signer For Your Loved One

‘Tis the season to look back and reflect whether you’ve been naughty or nice this year. We all have good days and bad days but regardless of that ratio, there is still time to do more good and be nice this year. Very nice. What we’re talking about is co-signing a bail bond for your […]

About Those Criminal Background Checks…

After filling out all sorts of forms and applications (universities, jobs, loans, credit cards, housing, etc.), you have definitely noticed the part where it asks if you have a criminal record and/or have ever been arrested. Ever wonder how often they check, or what they can see on criminal records? Not everyone will run the […]

The Worst Relationship Strain An Arrest Can Cause

One person’s arrest affects multiple other people. Having to deal with the situation is obviously tough and tiring. But perhaps the most painful strain would be that on the child or children the defendant has. Young kids won’t entirely comprehend the scope of the situation. They’re confused. But older children and teens (even adults) can […]

That $8 Shot Is Going To End Up Costing You Thousands

Consider this before you even start drinking tonight: that last $8 shot that you’re half hesitant on taking could end up costing you thousands. It could be the few ounces of alcohol that tips you past the legal BAC limit, which for California, is 0.08%. It could be the drink that causes you be pulled […]

Fresno Bail Bond Store Will Search For Your Warrant Then Bail You Out Of Jail

You know that by piling up unpaid dues (parking/traffic tickets, credit cards, bills, etc.), you’re setting yourself up to have a warrant out for your arrest? Well, there’s no saying what the limit is until the police issue an arrest for you – it could be a few months, it could be more or less. […]

Jail Vs. Prison: What’s The Difference And Where Might Your Loved One End Up?

To most people’s surprise, jail and prison are not exact synonyms for each other because they refer to two separate institutions that house different groups of criminals and are run by different levels of government. JAIL Operated by local governments Holds individuals awaiting trial or serving short term (usually up to 1 year) sentences Offers […]