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How Long After Posting Bail is the Defendant Released?

Understandably, you’d want to get your loved one out of jail as soon as possible. However, there is little you can do to help speed up the bail posting process beyond hiring our professional bail bondsmen team. Once bail is posted, it only takes about 6-8 hours for the defendant to be released from the […]

What Is Skipping Bail?

Skipping bail is when a person posts bail but then fails to appear at their assigned court date. Typically, people skip bail to avoid prosecution or sentencing proceedings. You could even argue that skipping bail defeats the entire purpose of the bail system. When a person jumps (skips) bail, they forfeit their bond and subsequently […]

Can’t Afford Bail? – What Should You Do?

Bail can be exceedingly expensive, and not every person who finds themselves behind bars will be able to afford it. Luckily, there are a few things that you can do if you can’t personally afford bail on your own. Let’s look at some of the options you have if you can’t afford your bail. Work […]

Should You Hire a Bail Bondsman or Pay Your Own Bail?

Should you pay your bail or hire our professional bondsmen? Contact Bad Boys Bail Bonds to learn more Today! Getting into trouble with the law is never a fun experience. Even if it is all just a misunderstanding, jail can be quite detrimental to your life. Therefore, getting out of jail and back to your […]

Who Regulates the Bail Bonds Industry?

Mama says: Who regulates the bail bonds industry? Well, that answer is a little complicated, but we’ll do our best to make it as clear as possible for you. Basically, The California Department of Insurance (CDI) regulates the bail bond business. They’ve done so since the passage of the Bail Bond Regulatory Act in 1937. […]