Probation Violations Based On The Commission A New Crime – And “Biased” Judges
By H. Michael Steinberg Colorado Criminal Defense Lawyer
Two Types Of Colorado Probation Violations
The two basic types of probation violations are technical violations and violations based upon the commission of new crimes. Judges who sentence Defendants in the latter type of cases often express disappointment that reflects their regret that by granting probation they “took a chance” on the Defendant and that risk was a mistake.