What To Do if a Loved One is in Jail

During the Phone Call

A man on his cell phone concentrating on the callRemember that the phone call is probably being recorded, so remind your loved one not to disclose information that could be used against them. Any person arrested has the right to remain silent. He or she can and should wait to speak with an attorney before giving any information to the police.

Contact a Criminal Defense Attorney As Soon as Possible

Getting help from a knowledgeable, experienced attorney is the most important step in defending the rights of an individual who has been accused of a crime and in trying to get your loved one out of jail. A criminal defense attorney can ensure that your loved one’s rights are being protected in and out of the courtroom, and that he or she is released from jail as soon as possible.

Our attorneys have significant experience helping families get their loved ones out of jail as quickly and as painlessly as possible, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. If a loved one has been arrested, call our law office at 1-800-611-PAUL.

Below are some links that may be helpful if your loved one is incarcerated in the Kentucky / Greater Cincinnati, Ohio.



Boone Co. Pretrial Services 859-334-2118 Campbell Co. Pretrial Services 859-292-6515 Kenton Co. Pretrial Services 859-292-6517 Grant Co. Pretrial Services 859-824-2771 Kentucky State Police

What is Bail?

Bail is the amount of money required for a suspect to be released from jail. Bail is set by the court. It considers the severity of the crime, the financial resources available to the defendant, and how likely the defendant is to appear at the trial.

Contact Our Covington Law Firm if You Have Any Questions

Attorney Paul J. Dickman at his deskDickman Law Offices is committed to criminal defense law. We have a history of gaining successful results for clients who have been charged with a range of crimes – from DUI to murder. Contact a lawyer 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to discuss your concerns in a free consultation.