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Wet and Reckless in California

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If you’ve never heard of a wet and reckless charge in California, you’re not alone. Very few people are aware of them. Most of the people who do know about wet reckless driving offenses are lawyers who specialize in DUI cases.

What is a Wet Reckless Driving Charge in California

A patrol officer won’t write a wet reckless ticket. The only way you’ll ever get such a thing is if you’ve been arrested for a DUI in California and your lawyer can talk it down to a wet reckless charge. The fact that it’s not a traditional driving violation is the reason so few people have even heard of wet reckless driving.

A wet reckless charge is a plea agreement the California lawyers use in drunk driving cases. They usually only apply the first time a person is involved in a DUI...

Debunking Common Bail Bond Myths

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Downey Bail Bond Store

Contrary to popular belief, bail agents do not dress and talk like a bodyguard or club bouncer. Some may have the build of one, but not all of us. You really have nothing to be afraid of or intimidated of when you approach a bail bond company like Downey Bail Bond Store. In fact, we are some of the most genuine, helpful, and honest strangers you will ever meet. Here are some more real truths to those very fake myths.

  • Myth: Bail bonds are scams.
  • Truth: Bail bonds are not scams. There is nothing sketchy here. The bail bond industry is a legitimate business that is an alternative to cash bail and a 100% legal way to get a loved one out of jail. The premium costs 10% of the full bail amount and comes with a payment plan, 0% interest, and no hidden fees...

Figuring Out Bail and Holiday Gifts

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Downey Bail Bond Store

Between paying for bail and paying for Christmas gifts, it seems that you do not have much wiggle room. However, if you work with Downey Bail Bond Store, your cash flow will not be as tight as you might think. You will have more money to spend as you wish.

Cash bail is extremely pricey, thousands or even tens of thousands of dollars. Even though you could get this money refunded at the end of the case, it could take a while and there may be deductions. Besides, it is a huge risk to put up all that money if there is only a chance you will get it back. If you go the bail bond route with Downey Bail Bond Store, then you are only giving up 10% of the full bail amount. Even though this 10% is not refunded, you still have much more flexibility because you are not giving up as much...

Jail – Not the Halloween Scare You Are Looking For

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Downey Bail Bond Store

If you are really trying to scare someone this Halloween, getting arrested and thrown in jail will definitely do the trick. It will be cruel, but it will certainly give your friends and family members a scare. One that should be mended as quickly as possible.

Downey Bail Bond Store can help you or your loved ones get out of jail quickly, within hours of your arraignment. Bail bonds are an easier way of getting defendants released from jail than cash bail because they are set up on a payment system. That means that payments are split up and spread out over months. The defendant is released from jail as soon as the paperwork is signed; he or she does not have to wait until the final payment has been made...

This Is What You Need To Do If You’re Ever Pulled Over

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If you’re ever pulled over, there some things you can and should do in order to protect your rights. These are standard procedures all citizens should do if they’re ever pulled over, whether they did something wrong or not, and even if you intend to be fully respectable and compliant with the police.

  • Know the officer’s name, badge number, and patrol car number
  • Know the reason you are being pulled over
  • Only present documents and information when you are asked – license and registration. Do not offer anything more
  • If you are being arrested, decline to answer any questions. As read in the Miranda Rights, anything you say can and will be used against you in court
  • The officers may not search your vehicle unless they have a warrant...