BAIL BONDS 101 Sharon Newman Ep.2 : Bond Fees
April 22, 2018 Let's talk about bond fees this week.
I couldn't tell you the number of telephone calls we receive from the jails that the defendant quotes us the price to get him out. A typical phone call usually goes like this:
Defendant - "Yeah, I got a $500 bond and I got the $50 on me, come get me."
Bond Agent - "So who am I talking to?"
Defendant - "John Smith."
Bond Agent - "And who can I call to cosign on your bond?"
We have had this blog space available on our website since day 1, but I actually forgot it was here and have now decided to put it to some use. So, welcome to class boys and girls, paid attorneys, public defenders, judges, court administrators, law enforcement, pre-trial release officers, court clerks and anyone else who truly wants to know what bail bonding is about. There are so many people out there in the criminal justice system who think they know all about bail bonds, a