Child protective services process

What Happens When Child Protective Services Gets Involved

Child Protective Services (CPS) exists in all counties of North Carolina. Child Protective Services may get involved when a report is made concerning a child who is alleged to be neglected, abused, or dependent. The purpose of Child Protective Services is to investigate claims of concern surrounding a child, and offer the child and/or the More

Process of bond forfeiture

Bond Forfeiture: What You Need to Know

Bond Forfeiture is defined as the process by which the person or business that posted bail for a defendant must pay the entire amount of the bail. This forfeiture results when the defendant misses his or her schedule court appearance or fails to perform an obligation. Forfeiture of a bond can occur in both criminal More