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What does VPO stand for?

VPO stands for Volunteer Probation Officer (program)


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When I entered the field of corrections more than 35 years ago as a volunteer probation officer in North Carolina, I was very green, very naive and had an idealistic fervor that I could make a difference just because.
While the victims and their relatives want to know what happened, Goto, who has experience working as a volunteer probation officer and attends juvenile courts, said a judge should be authorized to explain the outcomes of court proceedings to them, rather than allowing them to observe the trial, in order to meet their needs.
Research conducted by Japan's Ministry of Justice shows that the success of volunteer probation officers lies in the individual attention they are able to give each offender; they are often seen as friends or mentors rather than authority figures.