FAQ


The amount of information you will need to process during this trying time will inevitably lead you to having many questions. Below are some of the most frequently asked questions when it comes to bail bonding. If you have questions that remain unanswered or need further specification, please feel welcome to contact us directly. We are happy to assist with all requests in Wilmington, Philadelphia and New Castle.

What is a bail bond?

Bail is some form of cash deposited or pledged to a court to persuade it to release a suspect from jail, on the understanding that the suspect will return for trial or forfeit the bail (and possibly be brought up on charges of the crime of failure to appear).

What are the different Types of Bail?

Secured bails: According to state law, a secured bail is 10%. Payment arrangements are available through Bruny’s Bail Bonds to qualified individuals.
Cash Bails: State law requires 20% of a cash bail up front. Payment arrangements are available through Bruny’s Bail Bonds to qualified individuals.

I need a bail bondsman, what are my responsibilities?

A signer for an individual or an individual signing for a bail: The signer is responsible for the full amount of the bail posted The signer is responsible for the defendant to appear for every court date. The signer is responsible for the defendant to comply with the bail bond conditions
If the defendant fails to appear for a court date, the signer is responsible for the full amount of the bail.