is their any way i can go into the military after completing my sentence of probation on the first offenders act? is their anyway i can go into the military on probation? is there anyway i can get my probation terminated early to enlist into the military?
You can't be on probation. Is there "any" way? I am sure there is. Is it likely? No, given the shrinking military. But speak to a recruiter and see what the options are.
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Part of the enlistment process is answering a series of questions about your criminal history. When you answer that you have a felony conviction and that you are currently on probation, I believe you will be precluded from enlisting. Several years ago, the Army was giving felony waivers to let people enlist, but with the drawdown those days are behind us.
After first offender is complete whether you can get in depends on military policy and needs at the time - go ask a recruiter.
There is no way the military will take you while you are on probation.
Yes you can petition the court to terminate your probation early. The odds are very low, but you can certainly try.
Before you use up time and money doing this, go ask the recruiter if they would take you if the court did terminate your probation early.
With the military's shrinking requirements, all options have lower probability than they did ten years ago, sorry.
As a practical matter, 'no' is the answer to all your questions I am sorry to report.
Chat with a local recruiter--they will confirm that for you.
Sorry for the bad news. Good luck to you.
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