Bail Bonds Blog

The Consequences Of Violating Conditions Of Bail

The concept of bail is not new, but it is often misunderstood by those who are out on bond. Bail is a sum of money that is required by the court to allow an individual charged with a crime to avoid staying in jail until the hearing. It is a contract that guarantees...

What Is Contempt Of Court And Is It Bad?

There are many different choices people make after being arrested that can create problems both immediately as well as in the future. One of these is contempt of court. What is Contempt of Court? There are two contempt charge meanings. Civil contempt of court occurs...

The Advantage Of Using A Bail Bond Company

Bail bonds are used as a way to hold people charged with a crime accountable to return to court. Bail allows those individuals to avoid spending time in jail until their hearing date. Not all types of criminal charges allow the individual the option to post bail and...

Steps To Bail Someone Out Of Jail

At Sanctuary Bail Bonds, we work with families, spouses, parents, and even friends of defendants. Many of the defendants and their families have never been through the criminal justice system. They are confused and often overwhelmed by the process. There are some...

How Is Bail Determined?

It can be difficult for defendants and their friends and family to understand how bail is determined by the court. While there is some discretionary leeway for the judge, there is a specific set of criteria that is used to set the amount of bail in any given case....