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probation officer

noun

Simple Definition of probation officer

  • law : a person who is in charge of watching, working with, and helping people who have been placed on probation

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of probation officer

  1. :  an officer appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation

1880

First Known Use of probation officer

1880


Law Dictionary

probation officer

noun

Legal Definition of probation officer

  1. :  an officer appointed to investigate, report on, and supervise the conduct of convicted offenders on probation




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