It's a nightmare situation - you have a spouse, significant other, friend, family, or other loved one in jail and don't know what to do. Unfortunately, the situation is all too common, because these … [Read more...] about Bail Bonds Close to Me
H.R. 2152, also referred to as the "Citizens Right to Know Act of 2018" was introduced in Congress by Rep. Ted Poe, a Republican from Texas. The legislation requires pretrial release agencies funded … [Read more...] about H.R. 2152, Citizens Right to Know Act of 2018
The latest articles we've added here to the resources section of the Fred Frank Bail Bonds website have focused on a report from the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics that takes a true "deep dive" … [Read more...] about BJS Outlines the Case For and Against Commercial Bail
It's really the question that should be at the heart of the issue of whether commercial bail - also called cash bail, "financial release," money bail, bail bonds, and others - is effective. The point … [Read more...] about Does Commercial Bail Reduce Failures to Appear?
We started our deep dive into the details of bail, bail bonds vs. pretrial release, and bail reform in a previous post, and will continue to review and comment on this very important issue. The … [Read more...] about An Overview of Bail from BJS
Today, and in the days and weeks to come, we're going to continue to dissect the numbers as they relate to pretrial release and bail reform. Arguments made on both sides of this issue focus, quite … [Read more...] about A Deep Dive Into the Statistics Behind Bail Reform