Probation Violation Attorney in Fort Lauderdale
While on probation, a Defendant is subject to being sentenced if you are found to be in violation of your agreement. As long as you keep your agreement and do not violate probation that will not happen. However, upon a showing that Defendant willfully violated their probation – the Judge can sentence you like you just plead guilty to the charge.
What do Probation Violation Hearings Involve?
Probations Violation Hearings are technical, because of jurisdictional issues and requirements by the probation officer to accomplish a properly and timely filed affidavit of violation of probation. There are also the aspects of the violation itself and how the case may be resolved based on your unique circumstances. This is especially pertinent where the violation is a new crime allegation.
Probation Violations are dangerous and if you are alleged to have violated probation, you should talk to an attorney who has experience in this area.