In Calaveras County, California, a petition featuring nearly 600,000 signatures was submitted recently. The goal? To repeal the recently-enacted bail reform that has the state in an uproar. Senate … [Read more...] about Calaveras County Sees Bail Reform Repeal Coming
When a community's police force speaks up, people tend to listen. But will that be the case in reform-minded New Hampshire? In that state, which has seen greater leniency regarding bail and pretrial … [Read more...] about NH Law Enforcement Says Bail Reform is “Dangerous”
An arrest can happen at any time (though we know that it's more likely on nights and weekends), and you may be at work, at home with the kids or sitting back enjoying some football when the phone … [Read more...] about 5 Awesome Ways to Help Your Arrested Friend
In Cuyahoga County, Ohio, the call for criminal justice reform is strong. And that's fair - anything that is poorly administered, dangerous, violates civil rights, and costs taxpayers ungodly amounts … [Read more...] about In Ohio, Calls for Bail Reform Based on Faulty Logic
Of course you want to avoid what’s coming. Nobody actually looks forward to their court date after being arrested. But let’s start with the obvious … skipping bail has consequences that will impact … [Read more...] about What are the Consequences of Skipping Bail?
Let's have a little fun...the role of "bounty hunter" has been glorified in stories, movies, television, and the press for decades. The reality, as any fugitive recovery agent (aka "bounty hunter") … [Read more...] about Movie Bounty Hunters – Much More Interesting Than Real Life