There may be a time in life when, unfortunately, you or a loved one gets arrested and sent to jail. This could be for a minor crime or a more serious offense. If that is the case, you will want to know your differing options going forward to ultimately remedy your situation. The following are some things to consider if you find yourself dealing with this.
1. Await Trial
For whatever reason, you may simply want to wait to see a judge for a ruling on your case. This may be practical if you believe the process will be quick or you cannot or are unwilling to meet the court’s requirements for bailing or bonding out of jail. These can vary widely on a case-by-case basis and should be carefully considered.
2. Post Your Own Bail or Bond
If you can afford to do so, you may opt to post …