Arraignment or Preliminary Hearing?

When facing criminal charges of any sort, there are processes involved that the average person may not be familiar with. It is important to understand the processes an individual will be subjected to upon finding themselves charged with criminal conduct.


Creating A Fake Fire Alarm

Pulling a fire alarm without the presence of a fire is a crime, and the perpetrator will go to jail for the offense. This is a misdemeanor that will involve a fine after a citation is issued, but the person who pulled the alarm must get out of jail first. A bail bondsman is there…


Options For Release From Jail

After a defendant has gone through the booking process, there are a number of methods toward release.The most common route out of jail is through the bail bond, which is also known as a “surety contract.” In some cases, a defendant may not qualify for release and will need to wait for an arraignment.