Ask Yourself These Questions Before Co-signing A Bail Bond

Do I trust the arrested person enough to appear in court when he or she is asked, as well as oblige by any other court-mandated terms? Do I have enough collateral I would be willing and can afford to put up? Can I make do if the arrested person does not go to court? Do I have enough funds to

Be Brave To Let Your Partner Know You Need Help – Marriage Vow Are Strong

Being married to your partner is a beautiful blessing in life, but it does not come without challenges. Your marriage vows “for better, for worse, for richer, for poorer, in sickness and in health” are taken seriously and couples who are able to overcome all the hardest obstacles together end up having the best marriage. If you’re finding yourself running

It’s Official: Dana Point Bail Bond Store Is Voted As The Best

Our team at Dana Point Bail Bond Store is so very honored to have been recognized by our greater community as the best bail bonds company in the 2015 Readers’ Choice poll! This award means a great deal to us, serving as another affirmation that we perform our duties outstandingly. Our line of work is certainly not the icing on

Friends, Family Like Knowing They Are Needed. Ask For Their Help!

There is something about knowing we are needed that is just gratifying. Any good person who loves and cares about their friends and family wants to help them out whenever and however they can, will want to do so. If the two of you really do have an unbreakable friendship, you shouldn’t be afraid to approach them during even your

The Difference Between Expungement And Sealing Records

It kind of sucks when you are trying to apply for a new job or find a home to rent and you have to admit to having a not so pretty criminal record, huh? Is there a way to seal these records or better yet, erase them altogether? Yes, but of course, under certain circumstances. Sealing a criminal record means

Sports, Alcohol, And Common Sense

What an exciting time of year for sports right now! Over the next couple weeks, the Golden State Warriors or Cleveland Cavaliers will be named the NBA Champions, and either the Chicago Blackhawks or Tampa Bay Lightning will take home the Stanley Cup trophy for hockey. We’re betting a whole lot of you will be meeting up with pals to

What Some Officers Don’t Tell You About Bail And Your Rights

You are innocent until proven guilty You can hire legal counsel You can refrain from questioning until your lawyer shows up You are entitled to a fair and speedy trial You have the right to know the charges against you You are allowed to make a call after being arrested You have the right to post bail You are entitled

Getting Arrested Could Be The Best Thing To Happen To A Person

Sometimes getting arrested could be the best thing that has ever happened to a person. They live their life dangerously, hurting themselves and those who care about them physically, mentally, emotionally. They do not know how to stop their troubles because they think there is no use – why waste the effort of trying to turn their life around when

How Bail Controls Population In Jail

Even with all the prisons and jails in the United States, it’s sad to say that they are all overcrowding. And because prisons and jails cannot accommodate all offenders, many who have been sentenced for a less serious crime are released before doing their whole time. Bail can help alleviate this issue a bit. For people who are arrested and

You Could Get Ticketed Just For Crossing Some Los Angeles Streets

Perhaps you’ve heard the recent born-again debate about crazy jaywalking tickets distributed to pedestrians in Los Angeles – predominantly Downtown Los Angeles. The situation has been brought to light by a man in his early 20s who was cited $197 for dashing across an intersection when the crossing countdown still had 10 seconds on it – plenty of time for

What Not To Do When You Are Arrested

By getting arrested, you’re already facing some trouble and consequences. But you don’t want to open the door to make these consequences any worse than what they already are. Here are some things you should not do if you are arrested: Do not mouth off to the police. Do not upset the police. Do not try and flee the police.

It’s Never Too Late To Turn Your Life Around

Even for those who have had multiple brushes with the law throughout their lifetime, it’s never too late to get life turned around. We can never give up hope on helping those who can’t seem to stay away from trouble because then they will give up hope on themselves. It doesn’t matter if that person is a youth, a young