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Can I revoke a bond (3K) I posted in ND? Can I take the bonded

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Can I revoke a bond (3K) I posted in ND? Can I take the bonded individual into custody and take him to jail to get my bond money back. It should be the same a a bail enforcement agent.

Samuel-II :

Hi

Samuel-II :

Yes. If you can bring in the defendant, you may request to have the bond revoked and him incarcerated and get the bond returned to you

Customer:

Who do i contact to get the bond revoked?

Samuel-II :

You will go to the Magistrate's office and file a Motion to Revoke bond.

Samuel-II :

You will have to have delivered the defendant to the sheriff and have a letter receipt stating that he.she is in custody

Samuel-II :

You cannot revoke and then surrender.

Samuel-II :

Surrender first. Then revoke

Customer:

the defendant was an employee and right after posting bond he stole a company truck, no warrant is out for him yet. The officer in charge of the case said i cant take him into custody. I just wanted to clarify that I have the legal right to apprehend him if I am the one that posted the bond.

Samuel-II :

Are you a licensed bonds man?

Samuel-II :

Or just the employer who posted bond?

Samuel-II :

as a licensed bondsman you have arrest powers.

Customer:

No, I am the employer

Samuel-II :

As a friend who did a favor you have no arrest powers but that does not mean you cannot apprehend a criminal

Samuel-II :

What I suggest is you go to the Magistrate and tell them you want to Revoke the Bond

Customer:

I know that bail bondsman turn over bonds to Bounty hunters, isnt that the same situation? Anyone that holds a bond is the custodian?

Samuel-II :

Yes. And you may apprehend.

Samuel-II :

But you do not have arrest powers.

Samuel-II :

For instance, you have no right to break in a door and arrest this guy

Samuel-II :

as a Licensed bondsman would be able to do or hire a bounty hunter to do it. You cannot hire a bounty hunter to do that because you are not a licensed bondsman. But you can apprehend and surrender.

Samuel-II :

For instance you can tackle the guy in the street and hog tie him, throw him in a pick up and bring him im

Samuel-II :

bring him in

Samuel-II :

You just dont have authority to break into his home and yank him out

Samuel-II :

as a bounty hunter would

Samuel-II :

Bondsman and bounty hunters are licensed.

Customer:

I like the tackling and hog tieing part!!! I'm on it!! Thanks!!

Samuel-II :

LOL

Samuel-II :

You're welcome. Good luck.

Samuel-II :

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