Peace Bond Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Peace Bond, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Peace Bond?

It is a court order where it requires a person to deposit a sum of money as bond that would guarantee that he/she would not bother or threaten the other person and will not commit a breach of peace. If the same person is found to bother or violate such agreement, the bond will be forfeited and it can lead to arrest as well.