Do You Owe Court-Ordered Restitution Payments For A Crime? Don't Ignore The Problem If You Can't Pay
Restitution is a court-ordered payment, made by the person or persons who committed the crime, to the victim. It's designed to compensate a victim for his or her losses, and may even be a condition of your parole or probation. If you've been ordered to pay restitution, these are some things that you should know. 1. You may be responsible for the entire debt, even if you didn't do the crime alone.