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  • How can I find out if a sex offender is living in my neighborhood?
    To obtain information about or locate sex offenders in a specific area, please visit the Dru Sjodin ... Read More
    Last Updated: January 31, 2013

  • What is Megan's Law?
    Megan's Law, signed by President Clinton in May 1996, amends the Jacob Wetterling Act to require sta... Read More
    Last Updated: December 21, 2012

  • Are residency restrictions placed upon sex offenders successful at reducing rates of reoffending?
    Information on the impact of residency restrictions placed upon sex offenders is available in Evalua... Read More
    Last Updated: April 3, 2014

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Publications

  • Evaluation of Sex Offender Residency Restrictions in Michigan and Missouri,  NIJ-Sponsored, July 2013, NCJ 242952. (95 pages).
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  • SMART Watch Spring 2013,  SMART, March 2013, NCJ 241721.
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  • Sex Offenders Monitored by GPS Found to Commit Fewer Crimes,  NIJ, February 2013, NCJ 240700. (4 pages).
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  • Multi-State Recidivism Study Using Static-99R and Static-2002 Risk Scores and Tier Guidelines From the Adam Walsh Act,  NIJ-Sponsored, October 2012, NCJ 240099. (37 pages).
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  • Sex Offender Registration and Notification in the United States: Current Case Law and Issues,  SMART, July 2012, NCJ 239231. (17 pages).
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  • Monitoring High-Risk Sex Offenders With GPS Technology: An Evaluation of the California Supervision Program, Final Report,  NIJ-Sponsored, March 2012, NCJ 238481. (114 pages).
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