Probation is a criminal sentence. It is a period of formal supervision which must be served while strictly adhering to stringent terms and conditions. Most people successfully complete probation but... more
Probation is a very real sentence. Probation puts a defendant under the courts strict supervision, through a probation officer, for a certain period of time. Most of the time, whether dealing with a... more
Often time for many people unfamiliar with the criminal justice system have heard the term probation before, but are totally unaware of what it exactly means.
First and foremost, probation is very... more
Once you have tendered a guilty plea and been placed on probation, you are subject to some onerous supervision conditions. The worst thing you can do is make an enemy of your probation officer. Some... more