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How Much Does a Surety Bond Cost?

Bonds takes on different forms, but on the basest level, they mean the same thing. Bonds represent the premise that someone puts money up as a surety that certain obligations would be fulfilled. The obligations and the conditions attached to the bond determine the bond’s name, and there’s a bunch of them; Surety bonds, Bail […]

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What’s the Difference Between Bail and Bond?

When a person was convicted for an offense and lands in police custody, they could get out of jail by obtaining a bond or posting jail. The judge sometimes uses the seriousness of the offense to determine the amount of bail, the likelihood where the offender flees the jurisdiction before trial, and the possibility that […]

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Travis County Warrants

Do I have a warrant in Travis County? In order to find out whether or not you have an outstanding warrant in Travis County, you can check the Travis County Sheriff’s Office Warrant Information can be obtained by accessing Warrants on Web (WOW) or by calling the Travis County office at (512) 854-9751. When calling, the website […]

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Austin Police Warrants

Is There a Warrant Out for Your Arrest in Austin, TX? If you think that there may be an Austin warrant out for your arrest, your day becomes filled with constant and overwhelming anxiety.  Every time you see a police car, the anxiety comes in full force, you wonder if you’ll get pulled over and […]

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Court Bond Types

A person who has been arrested may be released from custody with a bail bond. A bail bond is a legal contract between the court, the accused and the bondsman. The contract allows the accused to be released on bail provided he/she will show up at all court dates. If the defendant does not show up to court, the bail is forfeited to the court.