A state district judge said Dallas County’s probation department could undergo “substantial” personnel and policy changes after a state audit found that probation officers mishandled “technical violations” by probationers 70 percent of the time.
Dallas County Probation Department May Face Changes After Audit
By Jennifer Emily and DallasNews.com
Brad Loper/The Dallas Morning News
State District Judge Tracy Holmes said she saw probation officers mishandling cases in her court.
Monday, May 26, 2014 Updated at 10:32 AM CST