probation officer

noun
an officer who investigates and reports on the conduct of offenders who are free on probation.

Origin:
1895–1900, Americanism

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probation officer
 
n
an officer of a court who supervises offenders placed on probation and assists and befriends them

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Example sentences
We could be together were it not for my probation officer.
He will also receive unannounced visits from the probation officer.
He tried being a probation officer, but soon moved to television.
He found a social life, as well as an address to give his probation officer,
  through an ad for stereo equipment.
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