Emergency Zero-Dollar Bail for Fresno County Rescinded, Fresno Police Chief Responds

File Photo/KMJ FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Fresno County Superior Court has decided to rescind the Emergency Zero-Dollar Bail. This rule meant all misdemean...

January 9, 2023
3:20 AM

File Photo/KMJ FRESNO, CA (KMJ) – Fresno County Superior Court has decided to rescind the Emergency Zero-Dollar Bail. This rule meant all misdemeanors and felony offenses were set at $0, except for several offenses listed on the Emergency Bail Schedule. According to a notice sent out by the Superior Court of California of Fresno County, the rule remained in full force and in effect 90 days after the Governor lifted the state of emergency related to the pandemic or until amended or repealed by a majority of judges of the Fresno Superior Court.