11Jan
By: Catherine Crespo On: January 11, 2020 In: Blog Comments: 0

Just a few days into the New Year and the arrests in Florida are already piling up.  Crime rates continue to soar and drug use is on the rise. Both of these things contribute to the larger number of arrests and the larger number of hilarious stories of about...

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04Jan
By: Catherine Crespo On: January 04, 2020 In: Blog Comments: 0

It’s never good news when you need a bail bond.  It’s a stressful time when a loved one has been arrested and needs to post bail.  As emotional of a time as it is, there are some important things to know before hiring a bondsman to help.  For some,...

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03Jan
By: Catherine Crespo On: January 03, 2020 In: Blog Comments: 0

A Aabbott & Cathy Bail Bonds has serviced Broward County for nearly 35 years. 2020 marks the 35th year that Cathy Crespo has been providing bail bonds in the Fort Lauderdale area and nationwide. As a trusted local bondsman, she provides bail bond service to people in the community...

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18Oct
By: Catherine Crespo On: October 18, 2017 In: Blog Comments: 0

On Friday the 13th (how cliche), a low-rent, knock-off version of Pennywise the Clown of Stephen King’s It was hiding in some bushes along a sidewalk on Howland Boulevard. The 11-year-old victim, a resident of Volusia County, told deputies that the clown jumped out of those aforementioned bushes in an...

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20Sep
By: Catherine Crespo On: September 20, 2017 In: Blog Comments: 0

Yes, you read the title right. This situation can only be described as a scene out of a cheesy horror movie screened by the likes of Elvira, Mistress of the Dark or perhaps your local cable access network during a Halloween marathon. This scene, however, was no cinematic monstrosity at...

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09Aug
By: Catherine Crespo On: August 09, 2017 In: Blog Comments: 0

Last Monday, Uber driver Chad Farley of St. Petersburg, FL picked up what seemed like any normal passenger. However, Farley knew something was wrong when he noticed his passenger’s destination was the middle of the Sunshine Skyway Bridge. The driver, familiar with the bridge from his rounds, knew that...

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24Jul
By: Catherine Crespo On: July 24, 2017 In: Blog Comments: 0

On a blistering, 100-degree July afternoon in San Antonio, Texas, a phone call from an anonymous Walmart employee led to the discovery of 8 dead migrants in the back of a tractor-trailer. Acting Director of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Thomas Homan, after speaking with survivors, speculated that more...

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07Jun
By: Catherine Crespo On: June 07, 2017 In: Blog Comments: 0

On June 1st, Detective Phil Ryan was sitting in his unmarked car outside of a Lakeland 7-Eleven when defendant William J. Hall was seen entering the store. Detective Ryan observed the defendant shove fifteen bottles of motor oil and thirty DVDs down his pants before leaving the store and heading for...

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10May
By: Catherine Crespo On: May 10, 2017 In: Blog Comments: 0

It’s a universal agreement that money is dirty. Dollar bills can be found in a variety of places, such as: in a stripper’s “uniform,” in a woman’s bra on an unusually hot day, on bathroom floors, between the cushions of a couch, and– in your stomach!? Sandra Milena Almeida,...

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09May
By: Catherine Crespo On: May 09, 2017 In: Blog Comments: 0

Deep in the trailer parks of Auburndale, Florida, what appeared to be a quaint mobile home turned out to be an artistic drug den. Omar Palencia, a 30-year-old undocumented immigrant, fancied himself a collector of fine Mexican pottery–valued at nearly $600,000. But it was the methamphetamine in the glue under...

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