Project Summary: 2 Separate discussions- 1• In 3-4 paragraphs, please explain the purpose of the presentence investigation report. Explain what is the content of a PSI? (i.e., facts about offense and offender's criminal history, background, etc.), and how do you believe the content of a PSI will affect the sentencing? 2• In 3-4 paragraphs, define probation. What is the role of the Probation Officer? How does the Probation Officer try to assist the offender in succeeding? Can a Probation Officer have an effect on offenders' success? How?