HOW DOES THE COST OF BAIL GET DETERMINED IN TAMPA

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Each county will have its own bail schedule that is chosen by the court. It’s a guide for the judge to choose the right bail amount.

 

DOES A BAIL BOND AGENCY LOWER BAIL COSTS

Bail bond agents can make the bail process go faster and post bail while they get their fee for doing do which is a small sum of the total bail amount, they also tell you what the court dates are.

 

HOW MUCH IS IT TO FREE SOMEONE FROM JAIL

A bond agent charges a premium that is regulated by the state. This will work based on your charges. If the charges are at $1000 or more, they will charge 10%. If it is below $1000, then a minimum $100 is the fee. If the bail bond is for a federal case, it’s 15%.

 

WHO IS AN INDEMNITOR

The indemnitor is someone who’ll be in charge of the contract for the bail bond and will give collateral for the securing of the bail bond and the defendant’s presence.

 

THE TIME SPAN OF FREEING SOMEONE FROM JAIL

It takes about 15 minutes to finish up all of the paperwork by the bail agent, but the release itself will vary on the jail and state.

 

HOW LONG WOULD A BOND LAST

The bail bond is valid during the court proceedings.

 

WHAT’S THE POINT OF COLLATERAL

Something that has value to be placed down for a bond in case it gets forfeited is called collateral.

Selling collateral is the way that the bail gets paid for and given to the court.

Once the case has finished, collateral will be returned to the cosigner.

 

DO I GET COLLATERAL BACK

After the court discharges the bond and the case is over, the collateral will be given back right away.

 

DOES PREMIUM GET RETURNED

Premium is a fee for the work that a bail agent does, so it is non refundable.

 

WHERE DOES A PERSON POST BAIL BONDS

You can post a bail bond at either the court or the jail and it is accepted at any day and any time.

WHAT TIMES ARE BAIL AGENCIES OPEN

 

People get arrested at anytime of the day, so a bond agency will also be open all the time.