What Happens When Bail is Revoked?

There could be a number of reasons why a bail bond could be revoked. When a person is out on bond, they are released under certain conditions set by the Judge. Those conditions can range from having to get weekly drug tests or being on GPS monitor, or staying away…

What does it mean to be out on bond?

For an individual to be out on bond, it means that they have a case pending but they are not incarcerated while awaiting trial. When a person is arrested a magistrate judge normally sets the amount of bond required for the person’s release. Once that person posts the bond, or…

What is an MTR Warrant?

An MTR Warrant stands for a Motion to Revoke Warrant. An MTR warrant means that a Motion to Revoke Probation has been filed by the district attorney and the judge in the case has issued a warrant based on that motion. The Motion to Revoke asks the court to revoke…