When a person is arrested by law enforcement, they will typically be taken to the local Police Department for booking. The amount of the bond is determined by the Magisterial District Judge . Most often the defendant will be able to post bail immediately. In order to post and Bail Bond you will need to contact and York PA Bail Bonds Company such as A+ Bail Bonds.
Posting bail involves a contractual undertaking guaranteed by A+ Bail Bonds Agency, surety and the indemnitor (usually a relative or close friend). The Bail Bond is a financial guarantee to the court that the defendant will appear in court each and every time the court orders.
For this service, the Bail Bond Agent charges a premium for the service (typically 5 – 15% of the full bail amount). In addition, the Bail Agency may require physical collateral, the signing of an Bail Bond Agreement (contract), or both, depending on the individual circumstances. Often time a defendant can be bailed out of jail with only the signature of a responsible indemnitor (cosigner).
After an agreement is reached between Bail Bond Agent and the indemnitor and all fees are paid, the Bail Bond Agent physically posts an York PA Bail Bond for the full Bail Bond Amount with the County Court or the York County Jail. The defendant is released on bail and given a date and location to appear in court.
If the defendant fails to appear in court, the indemnitor is responsible for paying the full amount if the bail. If the defendant is located and arrested by the Bail Bonds Agent, the indemnitor is responsible for all fees and expenses incurred by the Bail Bonds Agent while looking for the defendant.
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