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About the National Association of Bail Agents (NABA)

Who We Are

The National Association of Bail Agents (NABA) is a professional organization committed to upholding the highest standards of practice within the bail bond industry. Established to represent, educate, and provide resources for bail agents across the United States, NABA serves as a collective voice advocating for the sustainability and advancement of the secured bail system.

NABA is unique as it is the ONLY national bail association that includes the ever-important arm of our industry, fugitive recovery agents. This inclusion underscores our comprehensive approach to addressing all facets of the bail system.


Our Mission

Our mission is to foster a resilient and effective secured bail system that ensures public safety while preserving the constitutional rights of the accused. We aim to set industry benchmarks and serve as a template for bail systems not just within the U.S. but around the globe.

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Leadership Presentation


Our Executive Board is a team of seasoned professionals deeply entrenched in various facets of the bail industry, including the critical area of fugitive recovery. They offer a wealth of experience, industry insights, and an unwavering commitment to the cause. Supported by various other leadership roles such as the Treasurer, Secretary, and Sergeant-at-Arms, the board is responsible for steering NABA in fulfilling its mission and objectives.

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What We Do

  • Advocacy: We lobby at both state and federal levels to protect and promote the interests of bail agents and the secured bail system.

  • Education: We offer comprehensive training programs, seminars, and workshops aimed at enhancing the skills and knowledge base of our members.

  • Resources: We provide an array of valuable resources, including legal updates, business tips, and industry news, to keep our members informed and competitive.

  • Community Outreach: We engage in community service initiatives to foster goodwill and inform the public about the benefits of the secured bail system.

  • Networking: Our annual conventions, regional meetings, and online forums offer excellent networking opportunities for members.

Membership Benefits

Membership in NABA offers exclusive access to a wide range of benefits, including legislative updates, business development resources, discounted training programs, and the chance to contribute to shaping industry policies.

Join Us

We invite all bail agents, including fugitive recovery agents, committed to maintaining the integrity and effectiveness of the bail system to join us in our mission. Together, we can build a stronger, more accountable system that serves the interests of justice, public safety, and the rights of the accused.


For more information on how you can become a part of NABA or to learn more about our activities, please reach out to us via Contact Us.

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