When an offender is allowed out of prison to finish their sentence in the community. They must follow certain conditions.
A formal answer to a charge e.g guilty or not guilty.
Police officer in charge
Your main contact person with the police for your case.
Synonyms: Also known as OIC or OC
Report prepared by a probation officer or others to help the Judge decide on a sentence.
The lawyer who presents the case against the person accused of a crime.
A protection order means an offender can be arrested if they hurt, threaten or approach you or your children. You can apply for a protection order if you're in a domestic relationship with the offender. A judge can include a protection order in a sentence
A restorative justice conference is where the victim of a crime and the offender work with a specialist sexual violence facilitator to meet and discuss the crime. It provides an opportunity for both of you to have a say.