Are you currently on misdemeanor or felony probation? If so, the terms of your probation specify that a violation may be filed against you for any perceived non-compliance by the court.
Petitions to violate your probation often occur in Cook County for one of the following reasons:
1. New Charges: Being arrested and charged with a new offense can be the basis to violate your probation.
2. Failure to Report: Not communicating or meeting with your probation officer can also be considered a violation.
3. Non-Compliance: Conditions of your sentence such as community service, SWAP, restitution, or drug/alcohol classes must be completed and failing to do so may be a violation.
At the Law Offices of Matt Fakhoury, we routinely represent clients charged with violating the terms of their probation. With offices conveniently located in Skokie and Schaumburg, we are minutes away from almost any court house in Cook County and Chicago.
Call for a free consultation 847-920-4540 or visit us at ILDefense.com