Massachusetts Probation Department

Former state probation commissioner John O'Brien. (WBZ-TV )

Prison Sentences Delayed For Convicted Mass. Probation Officials

John O’Brien and Elizabeth Tavares were scheduled to begin their sentences on Monday but will not until their appeals are decided.

01/10/2015

Probation Department

2 Top Mass. Probation Aides Granted Immunity

Two one-time top aides to the former Massachusetts probation commissioner facing corruption charges have been granted immunity from prosecution in exchange for testimony.

07/18/2012

Probation Department

Top Mass. Probation Official Steps Down

Another top official with the state Probation Department has resigned in the midst of a hiring scandal.

01/19/2011