Failure to appear for trial after release

Other Names:
Bail jumping

A person who has been released on bail, has agreed to appear before the court or a juridicial officer and fails to appear is guilty of bail jumping. This is not an offence if the person does not appear for reasons beyond his own control.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong InstitutionsGOAL 17: Partnerships to achieve the Goal
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
09.09.2019 – 21:15 CEST