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Laguna Woods Bail Bonds

Nestled in the beautiful Saddleback Valley, not far from the beaches of Southern California, lies the peaceful little town of Laguna Woods, CA. Populated primarily by the over-65 crowd, the largest part of the population of Laguna Woods are also residents of Laguna Woods Village, the active lifestyle community for people 55 and up.

Laguna Woods is a small community surrounded by larger ones. It is bordered by Laguna Hills to the north and the east, Laguna Beach on the southwest, Irvine on the Northwest, and Aliso Viejo on the south. On the west side of Laguna Woods lies Crystal Cove State Park, a part of Laguna Beach that encompasses 3 miles of beach with tide pools and a 1,400-acre marine conservation area.

As idyllic and peaceful as Laguna Woods sounds, there can still be trouble there. If you or someone you love finds themselves in trouble with the law in Laguna Woods, CA, your first call should be to Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds in Laguna Woods. Mr. Nice Guy is a bail bond service provider with locations throughout Southern California. His team of licensed, professional bail bondsmen can be by your side in minutes to help you get out of jail in Laguna Woods.

What are Bail Bonds in Laguna Woods?

Within the gated community of Laguna Woods Village, private security guards help maintain order and assist with the safety of residents and compliance with community rules. For the rest of Laguna Woods, law enforcement is provided by the Orange County Sheriff's Department, through a contract for policing service to the city.

Laguna Woods City Jail

The City of Laguna Woods does not have its own jail. Because of its tiny population and low crime rate, there is no need for a jail housing facility to be located within the city limits. This means that anyone who is arrested in Laguna Woods will be transported to one of the Orange County Jails located nearby.

Who's in Jail in Laguna Woods?

Orange County jail system processes more than 64,000 bookings each year and houses more than 6,000 inmates at any given time. The Orange County jail system is one of the largest in the nation. If you're not sure if someone you know is in an Orange County Jail, you can find out here.

Intake/Release Center (IRC)

The most likely place for anyone arrested in Laguna Woods to be taken to jail is the IRC, the Intake/Release Center in Santa Ana. The Intake and Release Center, or IRC, is responsible for processing arrestees, from their booking to their release. The IRC is also responsible for the Transportation Division of the Orange County Jail system, responsible for transporting inmates to other facilities, court dates, work sites, hospitals and more.

Intake/Release Center
Central Jail Complex
550 N. Flower Street
Santa Ana, CA  92702
(714) 647-6085

Other Orange County Jails Near Laguna Woods 

Central Men and Women's Jail
550 N. Flower Street
Santa Ana, CA  92702
(714) 647-6085 

James A. Musick Facility
13502 Musick Rd
Irvine, CA  92618 

Theo Lacy Facility
501 The City Drive South
Orange, CA  92868 

Where to post a bail bond in Laguna Woods?

The Intake and Release Center is located in the Central Jail Complex. Cash and money orders for deposit into inmates account can be made at cashier services located in the lobby of the IRC 24 hours a day. Payments into inmates accounts can also be made at the Theo Lacy Facility during specific hours.

Government checks being deposited into an inmates account must be made out to the inmate and mailed directly to the inmate at the facility. Money orders, made payable to the Orange County Sheriff's Department, must have the inmate's name and booking number listed on the reference line. No personal checks are accepted. Deposits over $500 will not be accepted. Funds are deposited into an inmate's account and are available for use approximately 30 minutes after deposit.

Bail Payments in Laguna Woods

If someone you care about is arrested in Laguna Woods and you want to help get them out of jail, you'll need to know how to make bail payments for Orange County Jails. Funds for cash bail payments may be made at the IRC cashiering office located at the Central Jail Complex. The payments may be made in cash, cashier's checks, personal checks, money orders or traveler's check.

Cashier's Checks For Paying Bail

Cashier checks will have to be verified with the issuing financial institution and individuals paying with a cashier's check should bring along contact information for the bank employee who issued the cashier's check. The cashier check should be made for the exact amount of the payment and payable to the Orange County Sheriff's Department.

Personal Checks For Paying Bail

Personal checks are accepted for paying bail when the preprinted name and address on the check match a valid California ID. Checks must be issued for a California bank with a California address. Personal Checks are only accepted for payments up to $7,500.

Traveler's Checks For Paying Bail

Traveler's checks will only be accepted at the IRC cashiering office if they are signed in front of a cashier, are for the exact amount of the payment, are made payable to the Orange County Sheriff's Department, and are drawn on an acceptable financial institution. Have valid ID when presenting a traveler's check for a bail payment.

Bail Payment Verification in Laguna Woods

If you, or someone you care about is arrested in Laguna Woods and being held at one of the Orange County Jails, you'll likely want to know about bail and how to help get them out of jail. Don't just hand over cash to someone who says they need  help with bail. Always verify the bail amount and pay the money directly to the jail clerk or bail bondsmen, to ensure that the money gets to where it needs to go.

All bail requirements should be verified before payment is made. You can verify the name, booking number and bail amount owed by calling Inmate Records at (714) 647-4666. Sometimes only cash or check bail may be accepted for a specific inmate. Inmate Records can advise you as to the acceptable forms of payment available for your inmate.

Company or business checks are not an acceptable form of bail payment and only cash will be accepted for bail issued by courts outside of Orange County.

If you are having trouble determining any details regarding bail amounts or procedures, give Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds in Laguna Woods a call. Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds can help you verify the bail amounts and ensure that the bail payments get where they need to go in a timely manner.

In Trouble With the Law in Laguna Woods?

If you find yourself having to interact with law enforcement in Laguna Woods, it is important to remember to stay calm. Moments with police involvement are often fraught with high emotion even before the police get involved and you don't want to make things worse by yelling at an officer.

Stay Calm: No matter what else goes on, if you manage to keep a cool head and be calm with police, talking in a rational way about the problems you're experiencing, you are much more likely to avoid getting in even more trouble and incurring additional charges.

Don't Hit Anyone!: This may seem like a no-brainer, but in the heat of the moment, it can be difficult to remember not to strike out at other parties involved or the police. However, assaulting a police officer will only make the situation much worse. So, keep your hands to yourself when dealing with the police.

Arrested in Laguna Woods

If you are arrested in Laguna Woods, you will experience the arrest a booking process. While it may be new to you, remember that many people have gone through this before and you're going to be okay. Stay as calm as possible and then call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds in Laguna Woods to meet you at the jail and help you get out  of jail as fast as possible.

Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds has agents located all through Southern California and can have someone by your side in a matter of minutes at most of the jails near Laguna Woods. Wherever you find yourself being arrested, call to get help right away.

How to Bail Out of Jail in Laguna Woods:

The first step to getting out of jail in Laguna Woods is to call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds. He can help you determine the amount of bail you owe and the best way to go about posting a bail or a bond to get out of jail and back home to your friends and family.

Mr. Nice Guy understands that sometimes bad things happen to good people. When you call Mr. Nice Guy, you won't have to face judgement or condemnation. You'll discover good people who genuinely want to help you get out of jail so you can keep your life together and take care the legal ordeal that you are now facing.

For friendly, professional help in getting out of jail in Laguna Woods, call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds today. Call to get out of jail fast!

How does bail work in Laguna Woods?

Bail is a time-honored tradition in the United States, carried over from our English roots. Bail is an amount of money accepted by the court as an assurance that the defendant will appear for all trials and hearing related to their legal case. The amount of bail varies, depending on the charge, and can be found in the Orange County Bail Schedule, which is updated and published each year by the Orange County Superior Court.

Bail can be paid to the court in cash or in the form of property whose value is greater (sometimes 2 times greater) than the bail that is required. Anyone can pay bail for someone else, provided the money doesn't come from illegal means. If the arresting officers, or anyone in the arresting and prosecution process, suspects that the money being used for bail is being drawn from illegal sources, they can block the bail process by filing a PC 1275 hold on bail.

If you need help determining the amount of bail or who to pay it to in Laguna Woods, Mr. Nice Guy will be happy to help. Call for assistance with bail in Laguna Woods.

How is Bail Set in Laguna Woods?

Bail is set, updated, and published each year by the Orange County Superior Court. The entire bail schedule is published each year. The bail and penalty schedule for infractions involving traffic, boating, fish and game, public utilities, parks and recreation, and business licenses can be found here. The bail schedule for felonies and misdemeanors can be found here.

How much does a Bail Bond Cost in Laguna Woods?

The amount of bail is different for each charge and is set by the Orange County Superior Court in a bail schedule. The bail schedule is available at every jail location or you can access it here.

Once you've been charged with a crime, the bail schedule for each crime should be posted at the jail where you are processed. Many times a person is charged with more than one crime. Each charge will incur its own bail amount. In order to get out of jail, you will have to pay the entire amount of the combined bail, for all of the crimes with which you have been charged. The amount varies, depending on the seriousness of the charges.

Misdemeanor Bail Bonds in Laguna Woods

Misdemeanor Charges                                     PC Violation                                Bail Amount

Violation of Probation                                        PC 1203.2                                   $5,000

Carrying a Concealed Firearm                          PC 12025(b)(7)                            $5,000

Exhibiting a Firearm                                          PC 417(a)(2)                                $10,000

Indecent Exposure                                            PC 314                                        $5,000

Possession of Underage Obscenity                   PC 311.11(a)                                $10,000

Failure to Register as a Sex Offender                PC 290                                        $10,000

Violation of a Protective Order                           PC 273.65                                   $10.000

Interfering with Emergency Personel                 PC 148.2                                     $5,000

Assault Against a Peace Officer                        PC 241                                        $10,000

DUI Alcohol or Drugs                                         PC 23152(a)                                $5,000

Felony Bail Bonds in Laguna Woods

Felony Charges                                                Violation                                      Bail Amount

Using a Minor to Commit Drug Offense             HS 11380.1(a)(1)                         $20,000

Commission of Drug Offense Involving PCP      HS 11370.4(a)(2)                         $30,000

Commission of Drug Offense Near School        HS11353.6(b)                              $40,000

Drug Offense Involving a Minor 4 Yrs. Ynger    HS11353.6(c)                                $40,000

Inducing a Minor to Commit a Drug Offense    HS 11343.2(a)(1)                           $10.000

Hate Crime                                                       PC 422.75(a)                               $20,000       

Carrying Firearm During Com. of Crime            PC 12021.5(b)                      $20,000 – 30,000

Theft over $100,000                                          PC 1203.045                      $50,000

Discharging a Firearm in the Comm. of Felony PC 12022.53(c)                  $200,000

Please visit our blog for more information about obtaining bail bond for domestic violence charges, DUI, drug charges, and other common charges in Laguna Woods.

Immigration Bonds in Laguna Woods

Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds also specializes in federal bail bonds, providing immigration bail bonds and other types of federal bonds at all of his Southern California locations. What happens when you, or someone you love, is arrested for being in the country illegally? The unknown is always scary. Here at Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds, we are available to help you and your loved ones navigate the Federal Bond process and to keep your family together as your immigration case makes its way through the immigration courts.

There are four types of immigration bonds:

  • G1 – Delivery Bond. This is a bond conditioned upon the delivery of an Alien and is the most common type of bond. It is used to ensure that a person will comply with a deportation order. A delivery bond allows an individual the opportunity to spend time with friends and family, as well as consult with an immigration attorney, prior to his or her court hearing.
  • G2 – Public Safety Bond. This bond is to ensure that the alien will not become a public charge. In other words, it ensures that the government will be reimbursed if a bonded alien receives any type of public assistance.
  • G3 – Voluntary Departure Bond. This bond is conditioned upon the voluntary departure of an alien and is used to ensure that the person returns to his or her home country in compliance with the conditions of the court order. A voluntary departure bond allows a detainee the opportunity to leave the country voluntarily within a specified time frame and gives the individual a chance to spend some time with family, make arrangements for themselves, and to leave under less stressful, less hurried circumstances. However, if the person chooses not to leave the country as agreed, the bond is forfeit and the person subject to pursuit, incarceration, and forcible deportation.
  • G4 – Order of Supervision Bond. This bond ensures that the individual complies with all conditions of the order of supervision and that he or she surrenders for removal.

A Delivery Bond and Voluntary Departure Bond are the two most common types. For help in understanding the bond process and procedures in Laguna Woods, call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds today. (844)400-2245

How do I pay for a bail bond in Laguna Woods?

The bail bond fee is typically close to ten percent of the bail amount set by the court. For example, if someone is being held on a $15,000 bond, then the bail bonds company in Laguna would charge $1,500 (10%). Keep in mind that some special discounts are available for AARP members, union members, and military just to name a few. Please contact our professional bail bonds agents to get free bail information and a price quote. In addition to the bail premium (amount paid to the bail company), collateral and some paperwork may be required depending on the bail amount and type of charges, case details.

Payment options are available. Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds accepts all major credit cards, debit cards, money orders, checks, cash, PayPal, Bank wire transfers, Western Union and Bitcoin.

24 Hour Bail Bonds Services in Laguna Woods

If you or someone you love has been arrested in Laguna Woods, you need to call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds right away. Mr. Nice Guy will work with you to get you out of jail and back home to friends and loved one FAST!

No one is faster at processing bail bonds in Laguna Woods than Mr. Nice Guy. With locations all over Orange County, Mr. Nice Guy can have a licensed, professional bail bond agent by your side in no time! They can help you navigate the bail bond process and get back home where you can keep your job, support your family, and maintain the important relationships in your life.

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Bail Bond Safety in Laguna Woods

Sometimes another person, a friend or relative, will ask you for money to help bail out of jail. There are some simple rules to follow to ensure the money is really being used for bail bonds, and not for something else.

  1. Do not give cash to someone who says they need money for bail. If a person needs money for bail, they do not need cash in their hand. They need the money to be paid to the clerk at the jail where they are being held.
  2. Call the jail facility where the person in question is being held. You will need their full name, date of birth, and booking number to get the bail information you need.
  3. Once you've determined the amount of money needed for bail, pay it directly to the jail or bail bondsman to ensure that the money gets to where it needs to go.

Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds understands that sometimes friends and relatives take advantage of good-hearted people, asking them for help in difficult situations. At times these requests are legitimate and all is well. If you're unsure about the bail money being requested from you, Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds is happy to help you figure out the details and ensure that the money you're paying gets to where it needs to go.

For assistance in determining who's in jail and how much bail is needed, call Mr. Nice Guy Bail Bonds.

Bail Bonds Available in Laguna Woods

Mr. Nice Guy has been serving Orange County with bail bond service for many years. He has experience in providing:

If you need bail bonds in Laguna Woods, Mr. Nice Guy can be by your side in minutes!