There is not much worse than being a free person and then suddenly being placed behind bars. No one every wants to get arrested, and no one really wants to sit in a jail cell for days on end. If you have a friend or...

If you were to get arrested right now, would you not want your loved ones to bail you out? Of course you would. No one wants to stay in jail, so if you have a friend or family member who has been arrested, bail him...

You might be very surprised to learn you’ve broken some of these following laws, and perhaps multiple times! Some you might know are illegal, you just honestly forget, others might be interesting to know: Jaywalking - you probably forget this one all the time. You jaywalk...

Anyone who is ever arrested for something always underestimates the costs and consequences they face. They anticipate possible fines and jail time but they may not consider bail money, attorney fees, medical expenses, and potential lawsuits filed by another party, like a victim's family. Other...

This time of year is harder for families than other times of the year when there is legal drama keeping members apart and at spats. But at the same time, this is the time of year that brings them closer, once they get over the...

Paying for a bail bond means meeting monthly payments. While easier and more affordable than the straight bail option, some people might still be stretched thin on money. Here are some helpful ways to save and recoup money for bail: Move bank accounts to...

There are certain situations where a citizen will make an arrest because the police are not present to do so. These are considered citizen’s arrests. Citizen’s arrests are mostly for felonies. They can occur for misdemeanors if the misdemeanor involved a breach of peace. In order...