Probation Essay by The Research Group

A review of probation administration in the United States.
# 69838 | 1,380 words | 7 sources | APA | 2003 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2003 in Law (General)

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This paper presents a review of probation administration in the United States, looking at probation as a form of criminal sentencing and its history. The paper looks at criticisms and positive attributes of the probation system of punishment.

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"Probation is the most common form of criminal sentencing in the United States. It is generally defined as a court-ordered disposition alternative through which a convicted offender is placed under the supervision and control of a probation officer ..."

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