Sacramento Probation Violation Lawyer

What Is Probation?

When you commit a crime, you may be given probation in lieu of jail time. Probation length typically varies from one to three years. When you break the terms of your probation, you are in violation. This can lead to severe consequences.

In General, Probation May Be Violated by Doing Any of the Following:

  • Refusing to appear in court
  • Not reporting to your probation officer
  • Not paying fines
  • Traveling out of state without permission
  • Using drugs
  • Committing other crimes

Contact a Sacramento probation violation attorney at Gonzales Law Office at (916) 318-5177 For a Free Consultation.

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What Happens if You Violate Probation?

A probation violation can carry dire consequences. The California judge can continue the probation term with or without modifications, such as adding conditions or extending the term, or revoke probation and send the person to jail or prison.

Judges have the ability to impose whatever punishment they deem appropriate, up to the maximum limits of the state. 

Punishment May Include:

  • Community service
  • Rehabilitation
  • Large fines
  • Jail time

It is possible that the probation could be revoked, meaning that you'll have to spend your original sentence in prison.

Avoid Fines & Jail Time with Help from 
a Sacramento Probation 
Violation Attorney

Breaking the terms of your probation is never a good idea. You are essentially committing another crime without fulfilling the terms of your previous crime. This can lead to severe penalties such as fines and jail time.

The Law Office of Jonathan Gonzales can help you avoid these consequences. We have handled thousands of cases and helped numerous clients get their cases dismissed. With an undefeated jury trial record for 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019 for different types of criminal cases, we are more than qualified to advise you of the legal rights available to you. Our Sacramento probation violation lawyers use an aggressive approach to help you get the results you desire. Even if we have to go to trial, we will be by your side to help you get the results you deserve.

Let our Sacramento probation violation attorney review the details of your case during a free consultation. Contact Gonzales Law Office.

Reasons to Choose Gonzales Law office

An Unwavering Drive to Fight for the Accused
  • Licensed to practice in all California and Federal courts

  • Featured in an article on Fox40 for our commitment to the law and impressive legacy

  • Super Lawyers® Rising Starsâ„  and rated Top 40 Under 40 by the National Trial Lawyers

  • Attended drug & alcohol recognition training for a Drug and Alcohol Recognition P.O.S.T Certificate

  • Former police officer with experience in the DUI Unit at the Public Defender’s Office

  • A dedicated trial lawyer with an undefeated record of results for 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019

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