If one of your friends or a family member called you from Jail would you know how to help them? Fortunately, the bail bondsmen at Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds do know the answers to those questions and many more. When you dial 844-400-BAIL, your call will be answered by a licensed bail bonds agent, not an answering service.
We offer 24 Hour Bail Bonds Service to all jails and courts in California. You can now also Bail online using your computer or mobile device you are on right now, without having to leave home. No need to print, scan or fax!
What to Do as Soon as Someone is Arrested?
Call Toll Free 844-400-BAIL or Local 949-445-3420 to speak with a licensed Santa Ana bail bonds agent regarding the bail being posted to release your friend or family member. The sooner you call us, the sooner they can be released from jail. The professional bail bonds Santa Ana agents can get all of the paperwork completed before the arrested person even gets to booking to make the process as quick and easy as possible.
When a person calls you from jail after being arrested, be certain to ask which jail location they are in, the correct spelling of the person's name and birth date. Also, ask for the booking number if they have it and what the charges are for and bail amounts if known. This information can save a little time but. not worry if you do not have all the information. We can locate most persons in custody quickly using only the person's full name.
At Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds reuniting friends and loved ones is what they do every day. Our friendly staff is happy to answer all questions you have regarding bail. We operate at the lowest authorized premium rates in Santa Ana and the whole California. We only write bonds with the largest and most ﬁscally sound surety companies.
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Santa Ana Bail Bonds
Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds
For bail bonds in Santa Ana, or anywhere in Southern California, call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds first! Mr. Nice Guy offers the lowest rates, fastest service, and can have an experienced bail bondsman by your side in minutes, no matter where in the state you find yourself in trouble.
For the best in bail bond customer service and pricing, call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds at (844) 400-BAIL.
Who's in Jail in Orange County, CA?
If you're worried that a friend or loved one is being held by law enforcement in Orange County, CA, you can do an inmate search by contacting us for free. You will need the individual's full, legal name, age, and gender. You can also find an inmate's booking number, for use in scheduling visits, sending money, or sending mail.
How much does it cost to get out of jail in Santa Ana, CA?
If you or someone you care about find themselves behind bars in Santa Ana, CA, the first question on your mind will be, “How do I get out of jail fast?” The fastest way out of jail is to pay bail. Bail is the amount of money held by the court to allow a person to go free ahead of their hearings and trial. How much bail is required depends on the charges for which a person is being held.
To find out how much bail it will take to get out of jail in Santa Ana, you’ll need to consult the bail schedule for Orange County and add up the bail for all of the charges. You can also call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds at (844) 400-2245 and one of the experienced bail bond agents will help you figure out exactly how much money it will take to get someone out of jail.
Often a person is charged with more than one crime and the bail amounts for each charge will need to be added together to figure out how much money it will cost to get out of jail. When this amount is high, as it often tends to be, it may be more money than the defendant or their family can easily come up with. This is when the services of a bail bondsman like Mr Nice Guy can be of the most help.
Bail Bonds in Santa Ana, CA
Mr Nice Guy Bail Bonds can arrange for a bail bond to be filed with the court at a fraction of the cost of cash bail. The State of California requires that all bail bond companies charge 10% of the total amount of bail, in order to post bond for a defendant. That means that if the bail is $20,000, the bail bondsman is required to charge $2,000 to post a bond in place of the bail. While this may still seem like a lot of money, it's far less than having to pay the entire amount. The rates the law requires for Federal and Immigration Bonds can be as high as 12%. But, all of these rates are set by statute, and all bail bond companies are required to charge the same amount.
California law allows for a discounted rate on bail bonds if the defendant retains a private attorney and pays the premium in full within 72 hours. These discounts are allowed for government union workers, members of the military, and AARP members. These discounts are determined by the surety company that is writing the bonds for the bail bond company.
Who has the Best Rates on Bail Bonds in Santa Ana?
Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds has the best rates on bail bonds. How can we make that statement when all bail bond companies are required to charge the same 10% fee? Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds uses a Surety Company that allows them to discount bail bonds to just 7% if the defendant retains a private attorney and pays the premium within the first 72-hours. There's no lower rate available, anywhere.
There is always just one flat rate, no interest, no hidden fees, no surprises. Other companies may advertise the same 10% rate that everyone is required to charge. But, what they don't tell you is all the other fees you'll end up paying. Mr. Nice Guy never charges these additional fees, so you'll end up paying a lower rate, no matter what the other guys are advertising.
Assault & Battery Bail Bonds in Santa Ana
Assault and battery are often used together, which might lead you to think that the two charges are the same, or, at least, two parts of a single charge. But, the truth is much more complicated than that. While the two are related, and you could be charged with both, they are two distinct and separate crimes.
The Definition of Battery - PC 242
Battery is defined as the willful, unlawful use of force against another person. This is a violation of Penal Code 242 and must have three separate elements:
- The act must be willful and unlawful
- Force or violence is used
- The willful use of violence or force is used against another person.
In other words, you have to intend to use force or violence, it has to involve another person, but it doesn't have to actually cause any damage, injury, or harm. In fact, you don't even have to touch the body of the other person, in order to be guilty of battery. If you touch anything the is “intimately connected” to the other person, like their clothing or something they are holding, in a disrespectful or rude way, you could be charged with battery.
The Definition of Assault - PC 240
The crime of assault doesn't require any physical contact. You may heard, or even used, the phrase, “He (or she) assaulted me!” in a situation where someone was actually hurt by physical violence. However, assault is not necessarily an attack of any kind, but merely the attempt to make unlawful contact with the intent of doing harm.
There are three components of assault:
- There must be an unlawful attempt
- There must be ability
- There must be another person upon whom violence or injury was threatened or attempted
“Attempt” means that someone tried to do something; not that they thought about it or wanted to, but that they tried.
Felony Assault & Battery
Assaults that can be charged as felonies are violations of PC 241.1, PC 241.2, PC 241.4, PC 241.7, and PC 241.8 and include assault against:
- doctors and nurses
- emergency medical technicians and paramedics
- school employees
- animal control officers
- highway workers
- members of the United States military, if the assault is motivated by the fact of service in the military
- public transportation employees
- probation department employees
Felony assault can be punished by up to three years in jail, a fine of up to $2,000, and probation up to three years.
Felony battery penalties include up to three years in county jail or state prison, depending on the offender's history, a fine of up to $2,000 ($5,000 if the victim is a juror or $10,000 if the victim is a public transport worker or passenger), and up to three years probation.
Aggravated Assault & Battery
Aggravated assault includes assault with a deadly weapon or assault where there is an intent to commit a felony such as rape or murder.
Aggravated battery is a violation of PC 243(d) and can be called battery with serious bodily injury or aggravated battery. This is the result of battery that caused serious injury to another person, making it different from simple battery where no injury needs to have been inflicted in order to be charged.
Assault & Battery Bail Bonds in Orange County, CA
Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds is the #1 bail bond company in Southern California, and they'll work hard to get you out of jail as soon as possible. Mr. Nice Guy's licensed bail agents can process bail bonds for arrests throughout Southern California and offer bail premiums as low as 7%* (the lowest bail bond rate allowed in California). No other bail bondsman can offer lower rates. Call now, or start the bail bonds process online. (844) 400-BAIL (2245)
Some bail bond companies require an annual premium on the anniversary of charges, but Mr. Nice Guy never does that. Once you've secured a bond through Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds, there are no additional fees or recurring charges. Mr. Nice Guy will even work with you on establishing a payment plan for a bail bond, to help get yourself or a loved one out of jail when you're on a budget. It just doesn't get much nicer than that!
Other online services include free warrant checks and a direct link to the most Sheriff's Department databases.
If you need assault and battery bail bonds in Southern California: if you want fast, private service at the best rates available; if you are looking for professional service, call Mr. Nice Guy toll free at (844)400-2245.
Domestic Violence Bail Bonds in Santa Ana, CA
A charge of domestic violence will land you in jail, at least until you can post bail and answer the charges against you in court. For domestic violence charges in Orange County, CA, the accused person will be taken to the Central Jail Complex in Santa Ana to be processed and charged. Once the paperwork has been filed and a mug shot and fingerprints taken, the defendant will be either pay cash bail or be taken to the county jail located in Santa Ana to wait for a hearing and trial.
California Penal Code, Section 13700
Domestic Violence is defined as “abuse committed against an adult or fully emancipated minor who is a spouse, former spouse, cohabitant, or person with whom the suspect has had a child or is having or has had a dating or engagement relationship.” (California Penal Code, Section 13700)
The definition of abuse can include:
- Physical Abuse
- Verbal Abuse
- Abusing Trust
- Sexual Abuse
- Emotional Abuse
- Psychological Abuse
- Economic control
- Threats and Intimidation
- Destruction of Property
As you can see, the term “domestic violence” can be applied to a lot of situations and in a lot of different ways. That's why it's so important to handle the disagreements in a way that will keep you out of trouble with the law.
Other Names For Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence isn't the only charge that can come up when people who have or used to have a relationship fight and the police get involved. There are several other charges that are closely related to “domestic violence.” They are:
- Corporal Injury of Spouse
- Corporal Injury of a Cohabitant
- Domestic Abuse
- Spousal Abuse
- Violation of Penal Code 273.5
Corporal Punishment of a Spouse or Cohabitant
When we say corporal punishment in this sense, we aren't talking about the kind of punishment a child might receive at the hands of a principle or angry parent. When the law speaks of the “Corporal Injury of a Spouse or Cohabitant,” they mean harm that is intentionally inflicted on someone with whom the perpetrator has an “intimate relationship.”
The legal definition of Corporal Punishment of a Spouse or Cohabitant is: “willfully inflicting a physical injury that causes a 'traumatic condition' on an intimate partner.” Let's define a few of these terms, to understand better what could be considered corporal injury.
Who Qualifies as an Intimate Partner?
- A spouse
- A Former Spouse
- A Cohabitant (someone you live with)
- A Former Cohabitant (someone you used to live with)
- A Boyfriend (including same-sex boyfriends)
- A Girlfriend (including same-sex girlfriends)
- A Fiance'
- A Former Fiance'
- The Parent of Your Child
In other words, anyone you have had a romantic or intimate relationship with, at any point, for any length of time, would be considered an intimate partner.
The other term in question here is “physical injury.” What exactly constitutes a “physical injury?” The law says it is “any injury that leaves a mark, such as a bruise or a cut.”
Domestic Violence Resources in Orange County, CA
For those who are victims of domestic violence, or who feel that they are in danger of violence from a person with whom they live or are dating, help is available. There are several domestic violence assistance programs located in Orange County, to whom you can reach out for help.
Victims of domestic abuse can request a restraining order against their abuser. The restraining order may require that the alleged abuser leave the household and prevent the abuser from visiting the victim's place of residence or employment. In domestic violence situations, a judge may issue emergency custody of minor children until the facts can become known and a permanent custodial agreement can be reached.
Restraining Orders in Orange County For Domestic Violence
In Orange County, victims of domestic violence or those who feel threatened by a cohabitant or spouse can seek assistance and a temporary restraining order by contacting the Orange County Sheriff's Department.
Bail Bonds For Violating Protective Orders
If you have been ordered to refrain from contacting or harassing someone, you may be the subject of a restraining order. A restraining or protective order outlines the conditions under which one person may or may not contact another person. It is important to abide by the conditions of a protective order, especially if you are already the subject of a domestic violence charge.
If you find yourself in violation of a protective order or arrested for violating a protective order, Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds can assist you in arranging to get out of jail. For bail bonds for violating a protective order in Santa Ana, call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds at (844) 400-2245.
Child Endangerment Bail Bonds in Santa Ana, Orange County
Child endangerment is sometimes also called Child Abuse. Child endangerment charges arise from situations where a child is put in danger either by direct actions or by neglect. Sometimes, child endangerment charges arise from misunderstandings about differences in culture and parenting styles.
If you or someone you care about is behind bars for child endangerment in Orange County or anywhere in Southern California, Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds can help.
Call (844) 400-2245 for child endangerment bail bonds in Santa Ana.
Online Bail Bonds in Santa Ana, Orange County
If someone you care about is in jail, you can get them out without ever leaving your house. You can bail someone out of jail online, from the comfort of your own home, with just a few pieces of information, some signatures, a credit card, and Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds.
To bail someone out of jail online, you will need:
- Defendant’s Full Name
- Defendant’s Date of Birth
- An Email Address
- Payer’s Occupation/Employer Information
- Phone Number
Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds makes it as easy as possible to bail someone out of jail online so that you don’t have to make the trip to the jail or bail bond office yourself. All documents can be completed online and signatures obtained through DocuSign, Email, or fax, whatever is easiest for you.
To bail someone out of jail online, you will need to provide information about the defendant, including their full name and birth date. An email address for the person paying the bail bond will be required to process the documents, and an address and phone number for both the payer and the defendant will be necessary to complete all documentation. If a payment plan is necessary, the employment information for the person making the payments will be required.
Bail By Phone in Orange County
No matter where you are in the country, if someone you love is in jail in Santa Ana or Orange County (or anywhere else in Southern California) you can bail them out of jail over the phone! Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds makes it as easy as possible for you to bail by phone in Orange County, using online payment options, email or fax for signatures, and an experienced bail bond agent who knows all the ins and outs of the bail bond process.
To bail by phone in Santa Ana, call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds at (844) 400-2245.
What if I Can’t Afford Bail?
Bail amounts in the State of California can often be quite high. It can be difficult for most people to come up with the cash necessary to bail out jail directly through the court system. Bail bonds can help.
A bail bond agency contracts through a surety company to provide a bond to the court on your behalf. The bond ensures compliance with all court-ordered appearances in return for a small portion (usually 10%) of the total cost of bail.
When bail amounts are high, the amount needed to secure a bail bond can also be quite high. The State of California sets minimum bail bond fee requirements that all agencies must abide by, meaning that each agency must charge a minimum of 7% for bail bonds, and most bail situations require a 10% fee. At Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds, the dedicated bail agents understand that not everyone has the ready cash to pay for either bail or bail bonds, but still need help to get out of jail. Mr. Nice Guy offers a variety of payment plans and accepts a number of payment methods.
Bail Payment Plans
Mr. Nice Guy understands the financial difficulties that incarceration can place on a family. When the very person responsible for supporting the family is behind bars, it can become doubly difficult to come up with the money needed to get out of jail. Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds offers bail bond assistance in the form of bail bond loans and bail bond payment plans, that can help get individuals out of jail and back to work in the community.
For more information about bail payment plans, call Mr. Nice Guy at (844) 400-2245.
Bail Bond Financing Options
The State of California sets the rates that companies must charge for bail bonds. Under most circumstances, the rate for bail bonds is 10% of the total cost of bail. Sometimes, a bail rate as low as 7% can be arranged. Mr. Nice Guy makes every effort to help clients qualify for the cheapest bail bond rate available. And, when even the cheapest bail bonds are too much to pay for right now, Mr. Nice Guy will work with you to establish a payment plan with a low down payment requirement.
Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds will work with you to establish a bail bond payment plan that works for your budget!
With Mr. Nice Guy, you don’t need good credit to qualify for a low down payment bail bond payment plan. Your job is your credit!
1% Bail Bonds in Santa Ana, Orange County
You’ve probably been hearing a lot about 1% bail bonds, lately. It seems everyone is offering bail bonds at lower and lower rates. It’s important to note, however, that the actual cost of bail bonds remains much the same as it ever has been. The 1% bail bond rates that you see advertised are merely a down payment for bail bonds, and the rest of the bail bond fee must still be paid.
With that being said, however, 1% bail bonds is still a great way to help hardworking people get out of jail and back to work when they otherwise couldn’t afford to secure a bail bond, at all. A 1% down payment (even nothing down in some cases) can get an individual out of jail and back to work, supporting themselves and their family, while they work through the legal part of the charges they were arrested for.
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