Determining Bail Amount

Often at the first hearing the court will outline the charges of the defendant and set bail with the conditions of the defendant release. This will be based on multiple factors such as the severity of the crime(s) the defendant is charges with. Whether it is felony, Misdemeanor or Gross Misdemeanor.

Other factor the will be considered or outlined to the court or prosecutor are:

  • The Nature and Circumstances of the Offense Charged
  • The Weight of the Evidence
  • Family Ties
  • Employment
  • Financial Resources
  • Character and Mental Condition
  • Length of Residence in the Community
  • Criminal Convictions
  • Prior History of Appearing in Court
  • Prior Flight to Avoid Prosecution
  • The Victim’s Safety
  • Any Other Person’s Safety
  • The Community’s Safety

At this point, it is recommended to have a criminal defense attorney licensed in the state of Minnesota present to assist and make a case for the accused. Budget Bail Bonds can assist you with navigating the criminal court process. We will help you make the best decisions to get you or your loved one out of jail quickly.

We help with these types of Bail:

  • DUI/DWI Bonds
  • Felony Bonds
  • Surety Bonds
  • Gross Misdemeanor Bonds
  • Misdemeanor
  • Warrant