Driving under the Influence (DUI), aka Driving while Intoxicated (DWI), is a serious crime in Nevada and the punishment can be harsh. Almost every DUI in Nevada, including Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas and Summerlin South has a standard bail amount.
In order to understand the bail amount for a DUI in Nevada you must first understand the different types of DUI.
There are four types of Driving Under the Influence (DUI) in Nevada.
These four types of DUI are different in penalty and bail amount.
DUI first offense and second offense are misdemeanors offenses and have a misdemeanor bail amount. Normally under $5,000.00.
DUI third offense and DUI with substantial bodily harm are felonies and have a felony bail amounts. Normally over $10,000.00.
When you hire a bail bondsman you can expect to pay 15% of the bail amount. In Nevada the Department of Insurance sets rates for all bail bond businesses. Lower rates maybe available for those who qualify.
The 15% amount is a non-refundable service fee that you pay to the bond agency.
Plannning posting bail for an individual arrested for DUI? Here's how the process works.
The decision of who to choose as your bail bail agent is very important. The DUI bail bonds in Nevada can be complex to navigate if the bail agent doesn't have a good knowledge of the each jail's operations. Call us today at 702-388-8383. We are dedicated to expediting your release.
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