Probation sends wrong message

Probation sends wrong message

How can courts claim to be serious about fighting drunken driving when repeated drinking and driving ex-probation officer in Vermilion County gets probation for drunken driving again? (News-Gazette, Nov. 2, "Ex-probation officer gets probation for DUI").

That was 22 years after he caused a death, also while being accused of driving drunk.

INGA KARLINER

Urbana