Definition of Bail<br />Being given liberty until the next stage in the case.<br />Bail Conditions<br /><ul><li>Given a curfew – 7am to 7pm.
Not allowed in any licensed premises. E.g. Pubs.
Not to associate with anyone involved with the incident. E.g. Witnesses, participants etc.</li></li></ul><li>The 3 Types of Bail<br />
Police Bail<br />Police bail can be granted to a person who has been arrested, this is so the police can make further enquiries into the case before making a final decision. <br />Police bail is also given when the suspect has been detained for a 36 hour period (maximum amount of time to be detained without charge).<br />The police will give the suspect a date and time to return to the station where they will either be charged or released.<br />
Police to Court Bail<br />Police to court bail means that someone has been charged by the police and released on bail (with or without conditions) and must appear at court on a specific date and time.<br />Conditions may be given to the accused if the police believe they may offend again or interfere with witnesses.<br />The court date cannot be changed.<br />
Court Bail<br />Court bail means that someone has appeared in court and has been bailed by the court to reappear at a later date.<br />To vary any conditions given by the court, the accused must approach the court through their solicitor.<br />The police cannot vary conditions set by a court.<br />
2 Offenders – Bail or No Bail<br />Offender 1<br />Kyle Connor<br />19/11/68<br />Male<br />White<br />Previous convictions: <br />ASB, Theft from shop (58), TOMV (6), TFMV (10), Burglary (65) and Drugs. <br />Failed to appear at Chesterfield Magistrates.<br />Warrant outstanding at Mansfield Magistrates.<br />Offender 2<br />John Roberts<br />16/03/94<br />Male<br />White<br />Previous convictions:<br />Caution by police for shoplifting.<br />