What Is A Bailable Offense?
When you are arrested, a bail hearing is often one of the first things that happens. If the offense is deemed bailable and bail is set low, you can pay it and be released until your trial. If the bail is set high, you may have to wait in jail until your trial. Learn more about how bail bonds work, including the difference between bailable and nonbailable offenses, below. What is the difference between bailable and nonbailable offenses?