Can Probation be revoked?

Asked almost 3 years ago - Cincinnati, OH

If the person has never had a probation violation can a probation revocation hearing be set up or do they have to file probation violations on someone before it's revoked?

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    Answered . There has to be a Violation of Probation before probation can be revoked. A probation officer cannot unilaterally revoke your probation. They can violate you and ask the judge to revoke.

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  2. Answered . A judge must revoke the probation. A probation officer can only file a violation based on some type of violation.

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