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A common necessity to secure a bail bond is to get collateral for it. The collateral is pledged, kind of like a ransom, if you will. As long as the defendant goes to court as scheduled, collateral for the bail bond will be returned to...

Even though the police do not have the right to search your vehicle unless they have a warrant, there can be some exceptions. If you look like you’re trying to conceal something from the officer or dispose of it out the window, the officer can conduct...

With a loved one behind bars, you’re much more distracted from work, your family at home, and your personal life. You’re stressed and worried about that one loved one. If you get a bail bond to help them get out of jail, you’re not only...

It is against the law to sell or provide cigarettes and tobacco to minors in the United States. Just because they “look over 18”, that is not a sufficient excuse. Stores must always ask for identification (and likewise when selling alcohol). Anyone caught selling tobacco...

Among the hundreds of bail bond companies in California, Martinez Bail Bond Store stands out as a top pick. Here’s why, summarized very quickly: Personalized, low monthly rate payment plans that fit your financial needs Charged premium is kept at the lowest percentage possible Zero down Zero interest No hidden...

It’s no secret that most people drink alcohol before they turn 21. But that doesn’t mean the police just let every person slide. There are serious consequences to those who supply alcohol to minors, and this can definitely include parents, depending on the state law...

This “ride or die” phrase, coined among teenagers and young adults, is a phrase that refers to two or more friends who do everything together, no matter what. They’re always “down” to go out, drink, etc. Really, it’s a phrase to signify best friends and...