Private Probation


Class action lawsuit to proceed against Sentinel Offender Services

One of the civil lawsuits against private probation company Sentinel Offender Services will proceed to trial as a class-action case.

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Two more civil rights cases against Sentinel Offender Services set for...

 

Two of the civil rights lawsuits against the private probation firm Sentinel Offender Services are set for trial for the last... Read more

Private probation firms collect millions

 

The number of people on probation sentences in Georgia helped generate $10 million for private probation companies in a single... Read more

Sentinel agrees to drug test limits in north Georgia suit

 

Sentinel Offender Services has agreed to stop making probationers submit and pay for drug tests unless the company has a... Read more

Top court rules for private probation company

ATLANTA – People on probation for minor offenses still have to serve their entire sentence, even if something... Read more

Woman defeats probation company in court

As Kathleen Hucks’ attorney told the jury Friday, it was always about money for Sentinel Offender Services.... Read more

Jurors hear from company officials

 

It was just a coincidence that warrants were sought for Kathleen Hucks’ arrest on the months she had no money to pay Sentinel... Read more

Husband takes stand at Sentinel trial

It’s not about money, Kathleen Hucks’ husband told the jury Wednes­­day.

“She could... Read more

Probation program clears committee hurdle

 

Augusta inched closer to having a government-run probation system with a Tuesday committee vote to approve a program created by... Read more

Testimony begins in civil trial in Sentinel Offender Services case

Kathleen Hucks, a disabled woman expected to pay a third of her monthly income to Sentinel Offender Services, was like a lot of probationers... Read more

 

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Class action lawsuit to proceed against Sentinel Offender Services

One of the civil lawsuits against private probation company Sentinel Offender Services will proceed to trial as a class-action case.

... Read more

Two more civil rights cases against Sentinel Offender Services set for...

 

Two of the civil rights lawsuits against the private probation firm Sentinel Offender Services are set for trial for the last... Read more

Private probation firms collect millions

 

The number of people on probation sentences in Georgia helped generate $10 million for private probation companies in a single... Read more

Sentinel agrees to drug test limits in north Georgia suit

 

Sentinel Offender Services has agreed to stop making probationers submit and pay for drug tests unless the company has a... Read more