Bail is the security required for the release of a person from jail. Bond is a legal binding obligation assumed by 1st and 10 Bail Bonding Company. The purpose of a Bail bond is to help assure the appearance of a defendant in court. The consequences of a bail bond which are the result a defendant’s failure to appear in court are: the “forfeiture of the bail that was posted. An order for arrest for the defendant usually with an increase of at least twice the amount of the previous bail. Call us today for Bail Bond Service in Pitt County Greenville NC and surrounding areas 252-757-1313, Cumberland County Fayetteville NC and surrounding areas 910-987-0189 and Washington NC 252-378-0384.