YOU GOT ARRESTED IN TEXAS. NOW WHAT?
STEP 1: Call a Bail Bond Agent – Not Guilty Bail Bonds.
If you’re arrested and charged with a crime you may need someone to posted bail for you. Not Guilty Bail Bonds can help you do just that. Below, is detailed a chain of events that can take place if you or someone you know gets arrested.
Arrested to Release
You’re going to be booked and detained
If you get arrested, you’re going to be taken into custody and detained, usually at a police station, local or county jail. You’ll be fingerprinted, photographed and placed in a jail cell.
You will be notified of your rights
You have the right to remain silent. If you do say anything, it can be used against you in a court of law. You have the right to have a lawyer present during any questioning. If you cannot afford a lawyer, one may be appointed for you if you so desire.
Bail will be set by a Judge
Bail is the amount of money that it will take you to get out of jail. Not only does it get you out of jail, it creates a financial leverage and encourages you to appear in court. If you fulfill your court obligations, bail may be returned to you. Failure to show to do so, will likely forfeit the bail refund.
Certain circumstances can affect bail
Bail is set by the judge. The amount of bail is based on the impending charges, your criminal history, whether or not you are flee risk, and other various factors. You will have three options:
- Stay in jail until a court date is scheduled
- Pay a bond in full
- Call a reputable bondsman!
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Step 1: Call a bail bond agency. Make sure they have a solid reputation. Not Guilty Bail Bonds has 3 office locations to meet the needs of anyone arrested in Dallas/Ft. Worth metropolitan area.
Time to Post Bail… This is How it Works?
Step 6: Bail is Posted and deposited with the court. The purpose of this is to ensure and leverage the defendant’s commitment towards fulfilling all of your court proceedings.
Bail can be posted in cash… if you can’t a reputable Bail Bond Agency like Not Guilty Bail Bonds can do it for you. Usually the bail bond agency charges nonrefundable premium or fee. This sets the release process in motion.
Bail has been posted and its time to get out of jail
Once a bond has been posted and the defendant is Step 7: Released from jail.
The defendant should contact one of our three offices as soon as possible. As a new client you are required to come in and fill out out paperwork. This paperwork only takes about 10-15 minutes to complete. Once completed, your bondsman explains the rules, regulations, and obligations while on bond with them.
Aside from understanding how much the bond is and paying back, post-release steps include:
- Payment plan guidelines
- Continually updated information on the client
- Weekly phone check-ins
These obligations remain in place until the client has met all court responsibilities and made all payments to the bond company. If they miss any court dates, it will cost you.
What can you expect from a Bail Bondsman?
The bail bondsman should be honest and friendly. You should expect that the entire process should be explained and that the agency is right there throughout the entire process. Fast, Friendly and Affordable.
HOW DO I GET SOMEONE OUT OF JAIL IN TEXAS?
Not Guilty Bail Bonds is here for you. When someone gets arrested in Texas, a bail amount is determined by the court. This bail amount must be posted before you can get out of jail. We will help you through this very stressful process. It all starts with a call.
Not Guilty Bail Bonds Process
This begins the bail evaluation. Please be prepared to provide our agent with the following information:
- Name of defendant
- Where is the defendant – jail or detention center
- Defendant’s home state and county
- Your relationship to the defendant
- Defendant’s employer and length of employment
Not Guilty Bail Bond will check status of the defendant and discover what charges have been levied. We will also gather any additional information needed to evaluate the case. This is the pre-qualification process and helps us determine if we are the right bail bonds company for you.
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As the Co-Signer, it’s your responsibility to make sure the defendant appears at their scheduled court dates and that they meet any obligations mandated by the court.
Post bond. Once the agreed bail premium has been paid, we will post bail as quickly as possible.
The defendant simply downloads and opens the App once installed on his/her phone and clicks on the “Check-In” button. The defendant will then take a selfie and click on the “Send Check-In Details” button. This will update the defendant’s Check-In log in Bailbooks and capture his/her GPS location and add to the defendants’ “Check-In Location History”, which will catalog each location from which a defendant checks in.