It is the court’s request to inform the court that the defendant will be present in court for any court date.
The bail bondman can be found for assistance if the accused can’t pay their entire bail sum. The cost is usually up to 10 percent. It allows the person accused of a crime to get out of jail with no obligation to pay whole amount of bail. In exchange the bail bond company assumes the financial risk if the accused does not appear before the court.
The bail bondsmen provide assistance with navigating through the legal system and give details about the process of bail.
It’s not easy to be bail bondsman. To become one, you need to satisfy certain requirements for eligibility and go through the steps. The requirements for eligibility vary from state to state, but many states require bail bond agents to pass a training program for pre-licensing, pass an exam, and show evidence of insurance.
If you have met the criteria for eligibility, then you’ll be able to apply for a license at the appropriate state agency. The application process usually involves fingerprinting, background checks and an analysis regarding your financial standing.
The laws of the state that govern advertising and recording will have to be adhered to.