Is Failure to Repay Restitution a Violation of Probation?

After you have committed a crime and it has caused losses, such as theft of an item or crimes that…

Answering All the Questions You Have About Probation

When you are sentenced to a crime, you should always expect that the court will choose to impose more than…

What Happens When You’re Put on Probation for a DUI

When someone is convicted of a DUI charge, it does not always end in prison time. In fact, with overpopulation…

Sentenced to House Arrest After You’ve Received a DUI

Picture this: You’re arrested for a DUI for the first time and wonder if you’re going to go to prison…

I’ve Been on Good Behavior, Can I Get Off of Probation?

You’ve been charged with a crime and placed on probation to report to a probation officer, but you feel as…

Domestic Violence FAQ for Those Who Have Been Charged

When you have been charged with a domestic violence crime, you may wonder what options you have, what penalties you…

Will I go Back to Prison if I Violate my Probation Terms?

The U.S. criminal justice system wants to deter defendants from committing crimes again. This is why, when probation is offered,…

The Differences Between Probation and Parole in California

When you are facing incarceration, you may wonder if you have alternatives. Luckily, there are options for you: aspects known…

Summary Probation: When You Receive Probation From a Misdemeanor

When you think of probation, you probably think about reporting to a probation officer for many aspects of your penalty….

What Happens When I Commit a Probation Violation?

When you are convicted of a crime, sometimes the court will instill probation. Probation is a type of supervision that…