DUI – Drugs in Your System – Part 1

Part 1 A considerable amount of media and popular awareness is towards driving under the influence of alcohol. Barely any attention is directed on driving while impaired by drugs, although operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of drugs takes place with...

read more

The Different Types of Jail Release Options

Getting arrested can be intimidating. Jail isn’t always a safe place for anyone being charged; even if your crime was minor there may be other violent criminals around you. It’s also more troublesome to arrange your defense strategy with your attorney from jail....

read more

Bail Bonds | Pros and Cons

With any choice, there are advantages and disadvantages. Maybe you or a loved one made a choice that has landed them in jail. There are also pros and cons to bailing yourself or a loved one out of jail with a bail bond. Considering this fact, people naturally have a...

read more

Are bond and bail the same thing?

Bail vs. Bond The words “bail” and “bond” are often synonymous when talking about jail release. However, they are different. Bail is the amount a defendant pays to be released from jail. A bond is placed on a defendant’s behalf in the amount of bail, typically by a...

read more

How Is Your Bail Bond Amount Determined?

The courts look at several conditions when measuring the amount of bail and the type of bond to be provided by the defendant. The judge will consider and conduct themselves upon the following criteria: First, the amount of bail shall not be unjust When a person is...

read more

How Bail Bonds Work in Colorado

A bail bond agent, or bondsman, is any person or corporation that will act as a surety and accept pledges of money or property as bail for the appearance of persons accused in court. Although banks, insurance companies and other similar institutions are usually the...

read more

What If I Can Pay My Own Bail?

One of the most common questions asked for a bail bondsman, “Do I need to get a bail bond, even if I have the money to pay for my bail?” There are a several things to consider when answering this question. First thing to keep in mind is that your bail might be...

read more

Mistakes to Avoid When Posting Bond

Below is a non-exhaustive list of common mistakes to avoid when posting bond to help you navigate through the process. Lying to The Court and Bail Agency You’re already facing some trouble and lying will damage any credibility you have. There will be consequences with...

read more

Passion and Relaxation

Here at Dennis Blackwell Bail Bonds, we understand how important passion is. We utilize our passion to further hone our service of bringing bail bonds to the Colorado Springs community. What drives us is a combination of our passion for what we do, and our desire to...

read more

Our Promise

As the New Year begins, so does a new feeling of hope. Now is the time that people sit down and outline their goals and resolutions for the year. Here at Dennis Blackwell Bail Bonds, we are no different. We have taken some time and figured out what our goals are for...

read more

Home for the Holidays

It is never easy when you or a loved one is convicted of a crime. There is always stress and uncertainty in these situations. Whether it be anxiety from when the court date is to fear about what happens after the court date. Perhaps there is no worse time of year for...

read more

Humongous Bail Amounts

Here at Dennis Blackwell bail bonds, we provide bail bonds for typical cases in Colorado Springs. The types of bails bonds we provide are some of the most common types, and are usually for lower level offenses, like theft. This is because we provide members of the...

read more