Question about Dog the Bounty Hunter Show?

I heard once that Dog the Bounty Hunter went to jail. What did he go to jail for, how long, etc.

Also, where are they based out of now. They do shows out of Colorodo and other places... but.. where are they mainly based out of??

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Duane Chapman, aka Dog the Bounty Hunter, was arrested when he detained a fugitive in Mexico and returned him to America. Since bounty hunters are unique to the American bail system, he was charged with kidnapping (the power for bail agents to make arrests is granted in the Supreme Court case Taylor v. Taintor which doesn't apply to Mexico). To avoid this, Dog would have had to have the fugitive properly expedited by the respective governments back the the US.

    The Chapmans' main office is on the island of Oahu in Hawai'i. However, Duane Chapman is originally from Colorado and returns on occasion with his show to that state.

    Source(s): - Collateral is an online magazine for bail industry professionals - Find local bail agents and fugitive recovery agents
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