What are the penalties for violating my probation on a receiving and concealing motor vehicles charge? 7 Answers as of April 17, 2013I’m on probation for receiving and concealing motor vehicles. I just violated my probation by being in the car with guns. What will happen to me? It was my friend’s guns and he told them that they where his. This is my first violation.
William L. Welch, III Attorney | William L. Welch, III
Potentially, you face all of the time that the court had suspended originally. An attorney can assist you with evaluating the prosecution's case, any defenses that you might have, and any plea offer that might be made, so that you can decide whether to plea bargain or go to trial. If you were to be found guilty, then an attorney can assist you with presenting mitigation, allocution, and a recommendation for a more lenient sentence. and a recommendation for a more lenient sentence.
Answer Applies to: Maryland
Musilli Brennan Associates PLLC | John F Brennan
Get an attorney and defend yourself. On violation of probation the normal penalty is that the probation is terminated and you serve the time sentenced in jail or prison. That commonly occurs on the first violation.
Answer Applies to: Michigan