Frisco Theft Jail Release

Criminal Defense Lawyer | DWI, Drug, Theft & Assault Charges

By  Collin County Criminal Defense Lawyer Jeremy Rosenthal

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Frisco has policies in place to expedite the release from jail for offenses such as misdemeanor thefts.  A misdemeanor theft is where the value alleged to be taken is less than $1,500.

If you’ve never gotten anyone out of jail before, then here’s a shotgun course — to get someone out of jail in Texas, you need to pay the bond set for the person.  Here’s the problem with most arrests though:  there is a lag time between when the cuffs are put on the accused and when the bond is set by a magistrate judge.  Sometimes that lag can be as high as 24-hours on misdemeanors.  No bond = no release.

Generally theft under $50 (a Class C Misdemeanor) are done at the municipal level and bond is usually…

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