Local bondsmen join national board

Local Bondsmen Join National Board

The Oklahoma Bondsman Association recently announced that two Oklahoma bondsmen have been selected to serve on the board of directors for the Professional Bail Agents of the United States. Laurie Poole, of Oklahoma City, was appointed director at large of the Professional Bail Agents of the United States (PBUS). Tom Trepagnier, also of Oklahoma City, was elected Midwest director of …

OBA Gavel Photo

Statement on HB 2621

House Bill 2621, by Rep. Kevin West, R-Moore, and Sen. James Leewright, R-Bristow, which would have required those who have been accused of a crime and bonded out only to be accused of a more serious or additional criminal charge to post supplemental bond commensurate with their updated offense, passed unanimously through the House yesterday afternoon. However, due to the early adjournment of the Senate, the bill …