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Farmers Branch Arrest Warrant

farmers branch arrest warrantHaving a Farmers Branch arrest warrant is a big problem, but can be easily solved. Has a Farmers Branch arrest warrant been issued for you? If so, you could be arrested and taken to jail at any time. It's no laughing matter. You could be arrested during a routine traffic stop, or the police could come to your home, or worse, your place of employment. Whether you simply forgot to take care of a recent traffic ticket before the deadline passed, or you have outstanding Farmers Branch arrest warrants from months, or even years ago, we can take care of them all.

I'm attorney Todd E. Tkach. Our law practice focuses on personal injury and criminal defense, including traffic citations. A large part of our traffic citation practice involves lifting warrants, including Farmers Branch arrest warrants. For a low, one-time flat fee, we can post an attorney bond to lift (remove) your Farmers Branch arrest warrant and represent you on the underlying ticket.

After you receive a Farmers Branch traffic ticket, you only have a few days to either pay the ticket or set it for a court hearing. If you fail to do either, a Farmers Branch arrest warrant for your arrest will be issued. If that happens, you must take action, The warrant will never disappear, unless and until you do one of the following:

  1. Get arrested and sit in jail until the judge determines you've been there long enough to "sit out" the cost of your outstanding fine and warrant fee;
  2. Go to the Court and pay the maximum fine amount for the ticket plus a warrant fee;
  3. Post a cash bond in an amount equal to the maximum fine amount plus court costs and the warrant fee; or
  4. Pay attorney, Todd E. Tkach a nominal, one time flat fee to post an attorney bond, lift the warrant and represent you on the underlying traffic ticket.

Getting arrested is rarely a good option and never convenient. If you simply pay the ticket, not only are you paying the highest fine possible for that particular ticket, but you are convicted of the charge, which means it will go on your driving record. Posting a cash bond can also be a problem. It usually requires a lot of cash. The amount of the cash bond will be equal to the maximum possible fine for that ticket, plus an additional amount for court costs and the warrant fee. The cash necessary for that bond will be several hundred dollars and could be as high a thousand dollars. The Court holds your cash until you resolve your traffic ticket, which could take several months.

Dangerous Myths About Ticket Warrants That Could Land You In Jail

As stated above, although outstanding Farmers Branch arrest warrants can be a big problem, that problem is easily solved. Keep your cash and protect your driving record! For a nominal fee, hire Todd E. Tkach to post an attorney bond, lift the Farmers Branch arrest warrant and go to court to fight for a dismissal of the traffic ticket.

Farmers Branch Arrest Warrant

Types of Farmers Branch Arrest Warrants

Generally, there are two types of Farmers Branch arrest warrants for municipal citations; Alias warrants and Capias warrants:

Farmers Branch Alias Warrants

Alias warrants go into effect after you receive a traffic citation if before your appearance date, you fail to either: 1) pay your traffic citation; or 2) request a court hearing. After the arrest warrant is issued, if you are stopped, for any reason, you are subject to arrest. Are you in this situation now? Do you have outstanding Alias warrants? Call attorney Todd E. Tkach now! We can post an attorney bond to lift the warrant for your arrest and set your case for hearing. At the hearing, we strive for a dismissal of the charge(s) against you. If a dismissal can’t be obtained, we’ll aggressively negotiate to obtain the best possible result for you.

Farmers Branch Capias Warrants

Capias warrants are issued when you fail to comply with a plea agreement that you entered into regarding a previous citation. It may be that you agreed to pay a certain fine within a certain time and to not get any other traffic citations within a certain time period. Failure to comply with any part of that agreement will result in a Capias warrant being issued for your arrest. In this situation, it’s probably too late for us to be able to help. You must either pay the fine or remain subject to arrest at any time.

Arrest Warrant Roundups

From time to time, anywhere from two (2) to four (4) times per year, most cities and municipalities in the Dallas and Ft. Worth metroplex conduct Farmers Branch arrest warrant roundups. What is a Farmers Branch Arrest Warrant roundup? This is when cities and jurisdictions devise and implement plans to actively pursue the arrest of anyone who has outstanding arrest warrants for traffic citations. However, some jurisdictions don’t bother with arrest warrant roundups,” but rather have a year –round program to actively arrest anyone with outstanding arrest warrants from that jurisdiction. If you think this can’t happen to you, think again! Many times, we have posted attorney bonds to bail people out of jail who had outstanding Farmers Branch arrest warrants who were arrested during routine traffic stops, at work or at home. Law enforcement officers do not discriminate when it comes to outstanding Farmers Branch arrest warrants. They will show up at the homes and/or workplaces of anyone who has outstanding Farmers Branch arrest warrants, and arrest them. Don’t let this happen to you!

Additional Information About Warrant Roundups

Getting Yourself Arrested for a Ticket Warrant Is Expensive

Getting arrested on an outstanding warrant for an unpaid ticket is the most expensive way to resolve your traffic ticket! First, you will have to bond yourself out of jails with a cash bond for the full amount owed. Second, you will face the highest amount of the fine, known as the "window rate." Thirdly, you will face additional fees for court costs and the collection expense of arresting you. Fourth, if you were pulled over while driving and arrested, your car might be impounded and you might face towing and impound fees to get your car back. Finally, you could also face significant State of Texas surcharges. Plus, you will loose more money from the resulting time away from work, plus the embarrassment of being arrested. This is the worst and most expensive of all possible outcomes.

If you have one or more outstanding warrants for your arrest for unpaid traffic tickets, there are much more favorable outcomes possible that will cost less and eliminate additional the hassle.

Todd E. Tkach Can Lift Your Warrant

Let me suggest an alternative. Keep your cash and protect your driving record! For a nominal fee, hire attorney Todd E. Tkach, to post an attorney bond, lift the warrant and go to court to fight for a dismissal of the traffic ticket. The process is very easy and quick. All you have to do is sign a bond form for us to process and file with the court. You don’t even have to go to court, unless you want to. We’ll take care of everything and will promptly notify you of the court result. Just call us at 214-999-0595 to talk with one of our courteous staff members.