DENVER — A state audit says a 15-year-old law that created a lifetime-supervision sentence for Colorado sex offenders provides insufficient treatment for many of the highest-risk inmates and has left thousands of others waiting for therapy in...
(22 days ago)
State Rep. Dave Hinson, R-St. Clair, wants lawmakers to change the way Missouri government treats some sex offenders. Instead of treating all sex offenders the same, Hinson’s bill proposes to create three tiers of sex offenders.
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Throughout the Portland metro area, therapists who treat sex offenders face limits on where they can open an office.They have to balance their clients' need for treatment that is confidential and accessible with the public's fear of their clients. "When (people) hear 'sex offender' in any context, it's like going to a doctor's office and hearing 'cancer,'" said Thomas...
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Most people think that the sex offender registry is a simple issue: The Legislature decided to create a list of all sex offenders in the state, and convicted offenders appear there. It’s not quite that easy. In fact, the sex offender registry is a complicated web, complete with high emotion ...
(25 days ago)
A 15-year-old state law that created a lifetime-supervision sentence for Colorado sex offenders provides insufficient treatment for many of the highest-risk inmates and has left thousands of
(23 days ago)
Convicted sex offenders, including paedophiles and rapists, have been secretly from the the Sex Offenders' Register, it has been revealed.
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Thousands of paroled child molesters, rapists and other high-risk sex offenders in California are removing or disarming their court-ordered GPS tracking devices. Many are repeat offenders who commit new crimes.The LA Times found that offenders...
(2 months and 17 days ago)
Thousands of California's paroled child molesters, rapists and other high-risk sex offenders are removing their GPS trackers and receiving very little consequences. A Los Angeles Times investigation found that the state's prisons are so packed to the brim that sex offenders are more often paroled than jailed, and they can ...
(2 months and 22 days ago)
James Morgan and Aaron Hicks were convicted of violent sex crimes and served many years in prison.
(1 month and 22 days ago)
A surprise inspection at a prison where a third of inmates are sex offenders finds that no treatment programme was being offered.
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