Probation Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Probation, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Probation?

It refers to an advantage, certain freedom or an oppurtunity given by the judicial officers to the convict in terms of shorter sentence, or early release from the prison. The judge can provide such an allowance on the basis of the good behavious of the convict, who would still be in the eye or vigil of law and has to report to special officer as directed by the court. 2) it also refers to the short period of time in which a person is put into regular examination and vigil for certain work in job sector,till he/she proves their capability