Someone is detained for serious crimes and must remain inside the prison till they are brought to court. Bail can be set by the judge. If the accused isn’t able to post bail, they may have an alternative. Bail bond officers are on hand 24/7 to assist. For bailing someone out a bail agent might meet you at the jail. Bail agents typically charge between 10 to 15% of the bail amount. The bail agent could be charged more or less based on the nature of the crime. It’s not yours. A bail agent might ask you to provide collateral if there is a risk to your flight. After bail has been posted, the defendant is released from the prison. The jail’s capacity will decide how quickly the defendant is realized. The bail agent is required to make entire amount in the event that the defendant is not present in court. Make sure you remember that any collateral you’ve agreed to sign could be forfeited If they fail to show on their scheduled court date. Watch this video regularly for further information. xxeyyyzm5b.