Bailing Out of King County Jail

If someone you know has been arrested in the Seattle area, it’s likely that they will be taken to King County Jail. Located in downtown Seattle, this is where they will be booked and held until they can appear before a judge. Once they appear before a judge, the judge will set their terms for…

What’s happening with bail in California?

What is bail? Bail is used throughout the United States in order to give the court confidence that defendants will appear in court. It is essentially a cash deposit made by the accused to make the court feel comfortable that they won’t skip their court dates. Bail has been a standard practice throughout the history…

What happens after an arrest?

Arrest Having a family member, friend, or loved one arrested and facing incarceration is a stressful and scary situation. It’s important to understand what comes next  and what you can do to get them out of jail as soon as possible. Immediately after a person has been arrested, they’ll be taken to a police station…