Put simply, a bond is a legal agreement between the court and a person charged with a crime that he or she will appear before the court as ordered. As part of the bond process, the defendant must remain within the jurisdiction where the bond is placed.
There are two types of bonds used to secure a defendant:
Posting a Cash Bond
In some cases, when a person is arrested and taken to Orange County Jail they may be required to post a bond to get out of jail.
To determine the amount of the bond to be posted you may do one of the following: