Bail Hotline Bail Bonds Combines Building Red Wagons For Charity

Bail Hotline Bail Bonds Combines Building Red Wagons For Charity San Diego, CA Every year around November, Bail Agents from the Bail Hotline Bail Bonds meet to refine their skills, build teamwork, and motivate themselves to finish the fiscal year on a strong note. It all culminates in what Bail Hotline describes as their year…

Read more »

Facebook

Facebook
Google+

Google+
Twitter

Visit Us
SOCIALICON

Statement from Nicholas J. Wachinski, Esquire, Executive Director, American Bail Coalition

Statement from Nicholas J. Wachinski, Esquire, Executive Director, American Bail Coalition The death of Kalief Browder is a tragedy. However, policymakers must focus on the reforms to the criminal justice system that will help prevent against these types of tragedies. The 40,000 men and women who the American Bail Coalition represents want nothing more than…

Read more »

Facebook

Facebook
Google+

Google+
Twitter

Visit Us
SOCIALICON
/ In In The News / By admin / Comments Off on Statement from Nicholas J. Wachinski, Esquire, Executive Director, American Bail Coalition

Testimony of New Jersey State Association of Chiefs of Police Regarding Assembly Bill 1910

Good afternoon Mr. Chairman, esteemed Members of the Senate Budget Committee, fellow Criminal Justice System stake holders and concerned members of our New Jersey Communities. I rise today to offer comments on behalf of the New Jersey Chiefs of Police in regard to Assembly Bill 1910 and the proposed concept of Bail Reform, of which…

Read more »

Facebook

Facebook
Google+

Google+
Twitter

Visit Us
SOCIALICON

The Perils of Bail Reform

Tread Carefully in Bail Reform Waters by Nicholas Wachinski Recently, there has been much discussion in Maryland and nationally about reforming the bail system, but some policymakers and judges appear to be headed down a dangerous path that ultimately puts public safety at risk. These discussions are based on an abandonment of the concept of…

Read more »

Facebook

Facebook
Google+

Google+
Twitter

Visit Us
SOCIALICON

ABC Calls for Approval of Ban-the-Box and Fair-Chance Policies

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (October 14, 2015) – The American Bail Coalition today called on state policy-makers to pursue fair-chance or ban-the-box policies to ensure that citizens with a criminal record have every fair chance to attain a job and stable employment. “Our members know from first-hand experience that the lack of stable employment is a driving…

Read more »

Facebook

Facebook
Google+

Google+
Twitter

Visit Us
SOCIALICON

Judge says bail reform plan is an ‘insult’ to the judiciary

In a stunning rebuke of Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman’s recent “overhaul” of the state bail system, no-nonsense Manhattan Supreme Court Justice Edward McLaughlin has labelled the plan an “insult” to the judiciary. “Lippman’s . . . reform of the ‘broken’ bail system insults judges, overlooks that bail review is available presently, fails to provide a…

Read more »

Facebook

Facebook
Google+

Google+
Twitter

Visit Us
SOCIALICON

American Bail Coalition Statement on Recent Arrests of Bail Agents in California

American Bail Coalition Statement on Recent Arrests of Bail Agents in California ANNAPOLIS, Md. (August 31, 2015) – The American Bail Coalition (ABC) today issued the following statement in response to reports of arrests of bail bond agents by California state and county law enforcement officials. “ABC supports the enforcement of the law and supports…

Read more »

Facebook

Facebook
Google+

Google+
Twitter

Visit Us
SOCIALICON

Testimony by Kathryn Cohen, Esquire Legislative and Policy Counsel, Treatment Advocacy Center on Assembly Bill 1910


Assembly Judiciary Committee 
May 15, 2014 Position: Opposed Dear Chairman John McKeon and esteemed members of the Assembly Judiciary Committee: My name is Kathryn Cohen. I am a legislative and policy counsel for the Treatment Advocacy Center, a national non-profit organization based in Arlington, Virginia whose mission is to eliminate barriers to treatment for severe…

Read more »

Facebook

Facebook
Google+

Google+
Twitter

Visit Us
SOCIALICON
/ In In The News / By admin / Comments Off on Testimony by Kathryn Cohen, Esquire Legislative and Policy Counsel, Treatment Advocacy Center on Assembly Bill 1910


Project Community Presents Princess Prom Dress

Project Community Presents Princess Prom Dress Houston, Texas January 27th, 2014 – Midtown Bail Bonds has a non-profit organization called Project Community and one of the programs is Princess Prom Dress. Through Project Community, which is a community – focused program, we will donate new or gently used prom gowns to disadvantaged young girls. We…

Read more »

Facebook

Facebook
Google+

Google+
Twitter

Visit Us
SOCIALICON

THE FUGITIVE: EVIDENCE ON PUBLIC VERSUS PRIVATE LAW ENFORCEMENT FROM BAIL JUMPING

THE FUGITIVE: EVIDENCE ON PUBLIC VERSUS PRIVATE LAW ENFORCEMENT FROM BAIL JUMPING Abstract On the day of their trial, a substantial number of felony defendants fail to appear. Public police have the primary responsibility for pursuing and rearresting defendants who were released on their own recognizance or on cash or government bail. Defendants who made…

Read more »

Facebook

Facebook
Google+

Google+
Twitter

Visit Us
SOCIALICON