When someone is arrested and placed in custody the court may give you conditions of release. Some cases will allow you to be released on your promise to come to court when required. Other cases will require you to deposit money with the Court to make certain you will come back when ordered. Bail is the amount of cash required to be on deposit before you can leave the jail. A bond is an insurance policy…. A Minneapolis DWI attorney can assist you in finding a reputable bonding company and agent.