I was pulled over and then arrested for marijuana possession and paraphernalia in July 2015 by a sheriff. I was convicted in October 2015 to 1 year of probation with an underlying sentence of 6 months. I moved to a different city (and county) in December 2015 and informed my probation officer of the move. She set me up with another probation but he had to report our meetings back to her. In May 2016 I moved again, and then stopped reporting to the probation meetings. It is now January 2018 and I would like to resolve the issue. So, what consequences am I looking at if I turn myself in at the sheriff's department? I have not paid my fines, and, aside from not showing up to my PO meetings, have stayed out of trouble with the law.
There are a lot of possible consequences, ranging from a release from probation up to imposition of your underlying sentence. If you wait until you are arrested, the odds are the consequences will be more severe than if you surrender. You should get counsel and have them assist with arranging the surrender. They may be able to negotiate some agreement with the prosecutor.
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