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In my view the alarming increase in violent crimes is due, in part, to the departure by many courts across the country from guaranteeing the appearance in court of criminal defendants with a bail bond.
The courts have no qualms about keeping any cash bail deposited to help fund for whatever. The fugitive was taken into custody with the assistance of local law enforcement and a hold was placed on him for Marion County, Indiana.
Larry told me just last week that Marion County elected to not extradite this fugitive.
The backbone of justice is quickly becoming a limp noodle.
Point the bat signal to the sky and call upon the bail profession to do what we do best, get people to court. According to the BJS report there was a 17% increase in the overall rate of violent victimization per 1000 persons age 12 and older.
The rate of violent crimes increased from 19.3% in 2010 to 22.5% in 2011.