|§ 28.2||Determination of offenses|
Terms Used In CFR > Title 28 > Chapter I > Part 28 > Subpart A - Qualifying Federal Offenses for Purposes of DNA Sample Collection
- Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
- Felony: A crime carrying a penalty of more than a year in prison.
- Probation: A sentencing alternative to imprisonment in which the court releases convicted defendants under supervision as long as certain conditions are observed.