What Do Co-Signers Do?

What Do Co-Signers Do?

When dealing with bail for the first time, you are bound to run into a couple of terms that you don’t understand. One such term might be co-signers. Co-signers are pretty important when posting bail, but the term doesn’t come up much in day to day life. This can leave some people scratching their heads, luckily Bail Bonds in Oakdale is here to help out.

Co-signers are people who are willing to sign the contract for the bail bond. These people take responsibility for making sure the payments are made on time and that the person bailed out behaves. If they don’t do that, the person who was bailed out could get re-arrested. Luckily, since there can be multiple co-signers, they can share that responsibility with one another.

Co-signers also help determine what kind of deal a person can ...

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Visiting Someone In Jail

Visiting Someone In Jail

When a person has been arrested and locked away, it can be hard for them to stay in contact with loved ones. Some people may choose to visit their loved one in jail so there interaction doesn’t have to be as distant as a phone call. While this is a viable option, it is important to remember that you cannot just walk into any jail and ask to visit a loved one.

The exact requirements vary from jail to jail, but there is usually a bit of paperwork required beforehand. In some jail, inmates have to create a list of people who they would like to visit. If someone isn’t on that list, they can’t come in. At many jails, people who want to visit will have to fill out a visitor application. The jail will use this to determine if they will let the person come to visit.

Each jail has its own se...

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Can You Smoke In Public?

Can You Smoke In Public?

Despite the obvious health concerns that come with smoking, there are still a lot of smokers out there in the world. An estimated 42.1 million people in the United States are smokers. This averages out to roughly 18% of all adults over the age of 18. That is a whole lot of people who still smoke.

The state of California is considered one of the leaders in anti-smoking laws and regulations. If a person violates any of these laws, then they could face fines. This makes it very important for smokers to be aware of all of these laws. A smoker needs to be very careful about where they decide to light up, or they could find themselves in trouble.

You Can’t Smoke Everywhere

Under California law, it is illegal for any person to smoke any tobacco products in an enclosed workplace...

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What Counts As Looting In California?

What Counts As Looting In California?

Whenever an emergency strikes, people are bound to panic. This is only natural as systems that people have been able to rely on for their day to day lives begin to shut down. This is exactly what is happening as the COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic spreads across the world. In response to this virus, many non-essential systems have been shut down to reduce the spread of the disease.

Combine this with the fact that thousands, if not millions, of people have been panic stockpiling all kinds of resources, making it harder for everyone to get even the essentials, a lot of people are scared. For most people, this just means staying at home and avoiding going into public, which is what everyone should be doing anyway.

Unfortunately, there are people out there that see the deserted shopping centers...

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What Is Price Gouging?

What Is Price Gouging?

Anyone who knows about economics and the concept supply and demand knows that as demand goes up and supply struggles to keep up, prices can rise too. The more people want something, and the less of it there is, the more expensive that item becomes. This is something that a lot of people are experiencing as shortages of basic goods abound thanks to the panic caused by the COVID-19 Coronavirus.

As people struggle to get basic necessities, some people are taking advantage of the shortage to make a quick buck. For instance, the prices of hand sanitizer and face masks shot up by roughly 500% on eBay...

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What Is A Bail Bond?

What Is A Bail Bond?

Bail isn’t something that most people deal with on a daily basis. In fact, some people are able to go their entire lives without having to worry about bail. However, not everyone is so lucky. Sometimes, when you least expect it, someone you care about gets arrested. When that happens you want to help them out, but have no idea how.

You find yourself looking at bail agents or bail bondsmen, wondering what the heck a bail bond even is. Luckily, a bail bond is very simple to understand, and the people working at Bail Bonds in Turlock will be more than happy to help you.

We provide FREE consultations to any Californians looking to post bail.

In its simplest form, a bail bond is an agreement between a bail agent and their client. The bail agent agrees to pay the full cost of the bail for the...

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We Make Posting Bail Easy

We Make Posting Bail Easy

When it comes to dealing with bail, a lot of people are caught off guard. For one thing, they didn’t expect anyone to get arrested. For another, they weren’t prepared for the cost. Bail, even at its cheapest, usually costs several thousands of dollars, putting it out of range for the average individual.

Luckily, paying for someone’s bail doesn’t have to be difficult. With help from Bail Bonds in Modesto, it can actually be easy. We know that life can be messy and unpredictable, which means making fixed regular payments can be tough for anyone. That is why we try to be more flexible with our payment plans.

Whenever someone comes to us for bail help, we create a personalized payment plan for them. This breaks up the cost of the bail bond and spreads it out over several months...

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What Are California’s Laws On Fighting In Public?

What Are California’s Laws On Fighting In Public?

For the most part, people are able to go about their day without much confrontation. In most instances, people would rather things go smoothly than get into a fight. Unfortunately, there are still times when fights will arise. Often times, they occur because one, or both, of the parties involved is not in their usual state of mind.

Maybe one person is having a bad day or the other has been drinking. In those instances, the people are much easier to anger, and harder to calm down. What everyone needs to remember is that getting into a fight in public can have a lot of negative consequences. Aside from all of the physical injuries, a person could also get into legal trouble too.

Don’t Disturb The Peace

Fights are no fun, and can be very dangerous for everyone involved...

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What Are Mandatory Reporting Laws?

What Are Mandatory Reporting Laws?

Child abuse is a very serious offense that most people do not ignore. As soon as it is discovered that someone has hurt or abused a child, the authorities will be alerted. Then the accused person will be arrested and face criminal charges. More on that can be found here.

Hurting a child is cruel and so most people are against the act. If they think they are seeing signs of child abuse, they will likely report it to the proper authorities. What some people may not be aware of is that there are certain professions that are required by law to report suspected incidents of child abuse. Failing to do so can result in legal consequences.

Who Are Mandatory Reporters?

The state of California has a law known as Child Abuse and Neglect Reporting Act (CANRA)...

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Do You Know How To Handle Mountain Lions In California?

Do You Know How To Handle Mountain Lions In California?

Despite how urbanized California is in some areas, there are still plenty of wild spaces out there. All sorts of animals live in these wild spaces and call California home just as much as people do. When these wild areas are close to human settlements, or when people go off exploring, there are bound to be interactions between people and animals.

Some of these critters are more dangerous than others, and so their interactions with people can be fine or dangerous. Recently, one family had a nasty scare with a mountain lion while they were visiting a wilderness park. The mountain lion attacked a young guest and then fled the scene.

Mountain Lion Attacks A Little Boy

A group of five, consisting of two adults and three children, were visiting Lake Forest in Orange County...

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