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Preparing for the Holidays: DUI Checkpoint-Style

La Mirada Bail Bond Store

La Mirada Bail Bond Store

This holiday season, be prepared for an increase in DUI checkpoints at night. As much of an annoyance as you may think they are, they are set up to ensure a safe and fun evening for all.

DUI checkpoints may or may not be announced ahead of time, and they are not set up in the same locations each night.

For those who have not experienced driving through a checkpoint, here is what to expect:

  • An officer will motion you to slow down and drive over to the side of the road. Do not worry, they do this for all cars they choose. It does not mean you are in trouble.
  • In some cases they will just want you to slow down and then you can drive off. In other cases, you will be asked to stop the car and roll down your window.
  • They will ask questions like where you are going, where you are coming from,...

What Happens When You Do Not Post Bail?

La Mirada Bail Bond Store

La Mirada Bail Bond Store

Spending an unknown amount of time in jail. Being away from family and friends. Being out of a job and a steady income. Sleeping in uncomfortable beds in an unwelcoming jail cell with unfriendly inmates.

This is your loved one’s life when they cannot post bail, quite a stark contrast to the comfortable life they had before they were arrested. In fact, it is huge contrast to the comfortable life they can have again if they post bail.

We understand that paying for bail is not the easiest thing to do alone. That is why we here at La Mirada Bail Bond Store pledge to provide you with a bail bond and an acceptable payment plan to go along with it. When you use La Mirada Bail Bond Store, you pay 90% less than what you would be paying for a cash bail.

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