An “Issue Alert” (an urgent document) that we arranged to have sent by The American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), the nation’s largest bi-partisan state legislator membership organization.
Prior to 2003 I was the Chair of the Colorado Bail Bond Roundtable. The Colorado Bail Bond Roundtable was a coordinated effort of all interested parties in Colorado’s bail system and regulatory scheme.
The Federal Bureau of Justice Statistics has just issued results of a massive study to determine the performance of financially secured pretrial release vs. persons otherwise released pending their trial.
Our company is the country’s oldest and largest provider of criminal court appearance (bail) bonding. We are ranked by the Surety Association of America as being one of America’s top ten surety insurance underwriters.
Government Sponsored Deposit Bail, A Failed System.
A solution is needed where upstanding inmates of state penitentiaries can be released before the conclusion of their sentence while also reducing the likelihood of reoffending.