If you find yourself charged with an offense involving family violence there can be many restrictions on your freedom while waiting for disposition of your case. If you are on a Tarrant County bail bond for a family violence assault you can expect certain conditions of that bond. Often times the court will put a person charged with a family violence assault on what is called “bond caseload”. Bond caseload is the court’s way of keeping tabs on an individual charged with a family violence assault.
The ultimate goal of bond is to ensure that a person charged with a family violence assault shows up to court. However that is not the only goal or affect that Tarrant County bail bond caseload can have on someone charged with family violence assault. The court can place any reasonable conditions of bond on a person charged with family violence assault. Below is a list of just a few common conditions a court may and can place on a person charged with family violence assault.
- Commit no new criminal offenses
- Provide random UA’s as directed by the court
- Have no contact with the alleged victim
- Have no harmful or injurious contact with the alleged victim
- Do not possess any firearms
- Do not use drugs or alcohol
If you are charged with an offense involving family violence you need to contact an experienced criminal attorney. Contact Townsend, Gebhardt and Eppes today.