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 ...
(26 days ago)
Convicted sex offenders, including paedophiles and rapists, have been secretly from the the Sex Offenders' Register, it has been revealed.
(11 days ago)
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 23 days ago)
At least 15 of Cole County’s 126 registered sex offenders are complying with Missouri’s sex offender law, Sheriff Greg White said Monday in a news release.
(2 months and 8 days ago)
Beacon Hill pols, driven by public outrage over sex offenders who find new victims while keeping their dark pasts a secret, are lining up to push bills that would post their identities online.At least three bills to broaden the laws on which sex offenders’ names, pictures and addresses appear online are set for a May 7 Joint Committee on the Judiciary hearing.
(2 months ago)
They want lawmakers to help keep sex offenders away from ballfields on Augusta's east side.
(2 months and 11 days ago)
Washington County authorities discovered sex offenders, with prior convictions for sex offenses against children, living across the street from the Aloha elementary school this week. Probation officers asked the offenders to relocate, according to the county parole and probation office.
(2 days ago)
CUSHING, Maine — Cushing voters overwhelmingly agreed Monday to restrict where sex offenders can live in town. A referendum that prohibits convicted sex offenders from living within 750 feet of any municipal-owned property where children are the primary users was approved 152-20. The properties covered under the town ordinance are ...
(2 months and 1 day ago)
Almost 1,500 sex offenders were let off with a caution last year in what campaigners criticised as a "wholly inappropriate" and "worrying" trend.
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