bail bandit

bail bandit

a colloquial description of a person who commits an offence while liberated on BAIL, awaiting trial on allegations of having committed an earlier offence.
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A bail bandit who broke a home curfew after four days has been warned to keep out of trouble.
But only days after the 46-year-old bail bandit's extradition back to the UK, his long-term girlfriend Lianne, 44, used a plastic bag to suffocate her two youngest children Rebecca, five, and Daniel, 11 months, in a hotel room at the holiday Costa Brava resort of Lloret de Mar.
A BAIL bandit's criminal past caught up with him following a row with a stranger over a duck.
POLICE have been looking for a bail bandit for more than nine years.
Meanwhile, a 24-year-old man named as a bail bandit in the Examiner last Friday handed himself into police on Monday morning.
A safe-raiding bail bandit is finally behind bars after staging a crimewave across the region.
A MAN wanted for an alleged benefit fraud is the latest bail bandit to be named by police.
A TEENAGER charged with assault is the first woman bail bandit to be named in an Examiner campaign to help police discover where they are.
Bail bandit Paul Greenup failed to turn up to face a burglary charge at Newcastle Crown Court in June 2001.
Adam Littlewood, 29, is the latest bail bandit to be named by police as part of a campaign to catch people who snub the courts.
Another bail bandit has been arrested this week and remanded in custody.
POLICE have named another bail bandit they want to find.