Knowledge whether a person is a registered sexual offender could be a significant factor in protecting yourself, your family members, or persons in your care from recidivist acts by registered sexual offenders. Pollard told police the sex was consensual, according to court papers. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
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How to Report Abuse and Get Help. Every state maintains its own registry, notes Arsenault. Call your local police or contact the national sexual assault hotline at HOPE free, confidential, anonymous. How to Prevent. Each of these options is dependent upon the jurisdiction in question providing the information in its own publicly accessible database.
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Nearly a quarter of the abusers are under the age of 18, the department estimates. Patch created a map to identify the relevant addresses of convicted sex offenders to give people the opportunity to make informed decisions on which residences to approach for trick-or-treating.
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