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.


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.


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Top Mass. Probation Official Steps Down

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