If you do not have the direct permission of your PO for your home plan then you can be violated on that. Also, if your PO has approved your homeplan and is not aware that another Parolee is there that would be a violation. Your PO has the final say in where you can live and with whom. If you gave your PO one address and now are living someplace else without asking first if you could move and have the new address approved, you can be violated.
If a statement of violation charges is written your PO can request a retake warrant, which will be issued, a hearing held on the violations and your parole can be revoked which would put you back in prison.
Best of success to you,
I suggest that you NOT take it upon yourself to contact the PO. But you can talk to your friend about it - part of being on Parole is learning how to take responsibility for your actions and choices. More than likely your friend has cleared this living arrangement with the PO.
She can be revoked if her address has changed and she has not had prior approval. Whether she is getting mail there or not a PO can violate her if the PO makes a home visit and is told that she is not there and has not been there for whatever period of time.
You can go to the PO and explain what has happened and that you do not want your friend back in jail and ask the PO to discuss this living arrangement with your friend and to make it clear what the home plan is supposed to be. Keep in mind, that if your friend is not following the direction of the PO now there probably is not much you are going to be able to do - It appears that she just is not ready to comply and conform to direction from the PO. So, even if the PO goes over the rules, and regs and the homeplan with her - she might do what she feels she wants to do.
You appear to be loving and caring of your friend but sometimes they just are not ready - I know you do not want to do anything to jeopardize her freedom on parole at this point - so you might want to talk to her and let her know that the PO can write a statement of charges for violation and seek a retake warrant for her arrest.
It can be annoymous - you can call and not give your name and then the PO will make a house call to see where she is. If she cannot locate her and she does not show for her appointment the PO can file for a retake as an absconder. It is up to the PO how many chances they want to give before seeking a warrant. However, once the report is submitted for the warrant turn around could be as fast at two days to get it into the system.
Well, they certainly can - unfortunately, I cannot give you a definitive on that. Keep in mind, that PO's are overworked and underpaid. It is all they can do to keep up with their clients. Many PO's have 80 to 100 parolees to supervise.
It sounds like she is really getting herself into a pickle - yes, she can be violated because if the IRS charges her she will face a federal conviction.
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