Summer is here – days are longer, the sun is coming out, and cooler summer nights are once more a thing. These are the days that must be spent outdoors with your loved ones rather than being stuck inside your home like every other...

Many people don’t realize that bench warrants and arrest warrants are two different things. While both have the same end result, you get arrested, they’re handled in two very different ways. What is an Arrest Warrant Before an arrest warrant can be issued, a...

When you need to bail someone out of jail, you want to do it quickly. This is a very stressful time for you, and you know it is even worse for your loved one in jail. It is completely understandable that you want to get...

While most people have heard of bail bonds agencies, few actually understand what they are or how the bail bonds process works until a loved one is arrested and requires a bail bond.The main function of a bail bonds agency is to provide the accused...

Whenever someone has to face something unpleasant, they want to finish it as quickly as possible. After all, that’s why many people will say things like: “Let’s get this over with.” This fact rings true for a lot of different situations, including bailing someone out...

There are many reasons you should turn to Orleans Parish Bail Bonds when you or a loved one needs a bail bond. One of those reasons is that we offer phone approval bail bonds. You won’t believe how much the phone approval simplifies your current...

Orleans Parish Bail Bonds is committed to making the bail bonds process as simple and easy as possible. Offering mobile bail bonds is just one of the things we do to make a bail bond more accessible.The way our mobile bail bonds program works is...

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. Those of us who are single often feel that the holiday is the perfect day to arrange a first date and hopefully strike up a romance. The problem is that some of us are so fixated on connecting...

The booking process is what happens after a person was just arrested. This process involves a series of procedures the defendant goes through in order to be properly and formally documented into the system; this is when the official arrest record is created. The booking process is standard procedure for all defendants, and there is no possibility of getting out of it.Here is what happens during the booking process:
  • The defendant’s name will be documented, as well as the crime they are being accused of.
  • They will have their mugshots taken from the front and the sides.
  • Any loose items that were on them at the time of their arrest will be confiscated, such as a cell phone and a wallet.
  • DNA samples will be taken.
  • There will be a health screening, which will include tests to look for transmittable diseases like tuberculosis that can put other inmates and officers in jail.
  • They will change out of their clothes and into an orange jumpsuit. Their clothes will be confiscated.
  • An officer will conduct a full body search of the defendant.
  • An officer will search for any outstanding arrest warrants for the defendant.

Getting arrested in Louisiana is terrifying. Many people are so overwhelmed and confused that they don’t fully understand what their rights are. That’s why the police recite the Miranda Rights when they make an arrest. The Miranda Rights clearly lay out all the things you...

The holidays are here. For most of us, that means spending time with friends and family members we love. This is a time when we make good memories and spread love.Unfortunately, not all of us will enjoy the holiday season. Some studies indicate that crime...