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Violation of Probation Attorney VOP

If you are accused of violating your probation in Daytona Beach the odds are stacked against you. You have no right to a trial by jury, no right to a speedy trial and the state only has to prove the case by the greater weight of the evidence. An experienced Daytona Beach violation of probation attorney can help you overcome these obstacles so that you can obtain a fair resolution to your case. If you or a loved one is held in custody on no bond or an unreasonable bond attorney Kevin J. Pitts can file the appropriate motions to obtain a reasonable bond. Mr. Pitts has the criminal defense experience you need to get the best possible result. Our attorneys have not only defended against violations of probation but have also prosecuted them. Attorney Kevin J. Pitts understand how to get your probation reinstated so you can avoid jail or prison. Contact Daytona Beach VOP attorney Kevin Pitts today at 386-451-5112 to set up a free consultation.

For the state to prove a Daytona Beach VOP the conduct must either violate the terms of your probation or violate the law. The state must also show that the violation was willful and substantial. We often see the state try to go forward with a violation of probation based on failing to pay the cost of supervision. The state cannot prove the violation unless they can prove that you had the ability to pay. This is a common example of a violation that might be substantial but is not willful. Hearsay is admissible in a VOP hearing but a conviction cannot be based on hearsay alone. The state must show some independent evidence of a violation. These are just a few of the potential defenses to a Daytona Beach violation of probation. Our attorneys understand how to defend a Daytona Beach VOP and know how they will be prosecuted. We can help you achieve the best possible result in your case.

Daytona Beach Criminal Defense Lawyer
747 S Ridgewood Ave
Daytona Beach, FL 32114

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