Indianapolis, IN asked in Criminal Law for Indiana

Q: If someone in your home is on house arrest how much of your home can be searched? Who must I allow into my home?

Do i only have to allow the probation officer? This person has their own room do i have to let the police search my whole house?

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Andrew L. Bennett
Andrew L. Bennett
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  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Valparaiso, IN
  • Licensed in Indiana

A: Probation would have the ability to search all the common areas where the person on house arrest may go. Any private areas of the home where the person is not allowed to go to, probation should not be entering.

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