Let us be real, these days, texting and driving is no longer texting and driving. It is more like social media-ing and driving, or navigating maps and driving because smartphones have come so far in just a few years. This has caused driving and cell phone laws to be expanded, starting this year. Starting this year, cell phones must be
No matter who you are, know this: you are a role model for someone out there, whether it is your child, friend, sibling, parent, or even a stranger. Someone is looking up to you. You do not have to be the older person to be the role model, you can be a role model to someone who is older than
No doubt, the best people to confide in when you are in a dark place are your parents, followed by your best friends. Going through a rough patch in life is so much harder if you go at it alone. When you have your supportive loved ones with you, overcoming the situation is a lot easier. Dark secrets can be
Having an arrest and criminal record is not the best thing to have, but it is not the worst thing either. Naturally, anyone would think getting arrested is the end of their life, but that is because they have not talked to us at Orange County Bail Bond Store. Half of what we do is provide affordable bail bonds and
So it is already days into 2017 and you have learned that a good friend of yours has already been arrested. Well, that may have been fast, but it is definitely not too late to resolve some of the matters and get his or her life back on track. It is not too late to start the year off right.
You do not have to be suspected of committing a crime for the police to stop and question you. The police stop and speak with all kinds of people daily, it is their job. If it ever happens to you, try and remember this: Get the officer’s name and badge number. Take note of their patrol vehicle ID number. Get
When needing to post bail, a defendant has a couple of options. Which option he or she chooses is dependent on what they can afford. The first option is cash bail. For this option, the defendant, and anyone on his or her behalf, must pay the full bail amount to the court in order for the defendant to be released.
Students returning to college ought to remember they are now legal adults. If they get in trouble, they can face serious consequences that parents might not be able to fix. Parents will definitely help out as much as possible, but they cannot make the problem go away like they could have before. So say a student is arrested for a
New California laws banning the use of cellphones while driving have officially been put into place starting January 1, 2017. While such laws have already existed in California for some time now, the new laws expand on existing ones. The existing ones are outdated, having begun when smart phones were less advanced than today, and apps like Waze and social
The start to your loved one’s new year has been less than spectacular. He or she has already run into problems with the police and is now sitting in jail, waiting to post bail. They are probably thinking it is a bad omen, that the rest of the year, or life, will be rocky. You need to cheer them up
Knowing that the police are going to, or want to, arrest you is one thing, but not knowing if they are on the lookout for you is a scary thought. You genuinely do not know this information, or it has not crossed your mind that you are doing something wrong. Orange County Bail Bond Store can do a free, anonymous
No matter what age their children are, parents will never fully let go of them. They are always going to be there for their children someway, somehow. It is that parental instinct to protect and help, and during the worst of the worst situations, their “being there,” will be no different. If you are ever arrested, count on your parents