The purpose of notifying the public about high risk sex offenders is to help protect you and your children from these offenders. It is in the interests of public safety that people are warned about sex offenders who pose a high risk. This website provides Manitobans with warnings about high risk sex offenders.
The mission of the California Sex Offender Registry is to provide accurate and timely information to the law enforcement community and the general public concerning sex offender registration in California. InCalifornia became the first state in the nation to enact a sex offender registration law that required offenders convicted of specified offenses to register with their local law enforcement agency. This practice is still in place and the California Sex and Arson Registry CSAR serves as the statewide repository for information on registered sex offenders.
Informational Only. The California Department of Justice has not considered or assessed the specific risk that any convicted sex offender displayed on this website will commit another offense or the nature of any future crimes that may be committed. Legal Limits on Disclosures.
A sex offender registry is a system in various countries designed to allow government authorities to keep track of the activities of sex offendersincluding those who have completed their criminal sentences. In some jurisdictions, where sex offender registration can, registration is accompanied by residential address notification requirements. In many jurisdictions, registered sex offenders are subject to additional restrictions, including on housing. Those on parole or probation may be subject to restrictions that do not apply to other parolees or probationers.
The information in the CSAR is provided to local law enforcement agencies by the sex offender during the registration process. The Office of the Attorney General is unable to guarantee the accuracy of this translation and is therefore not liable for any inaccurate information resulting from the translation application tool. Please consult with a translator for accuracy if you are relying on the translation or are using this site for official business.
The following jurisdictions are offline:. Search sex offender registries for all 50 states, The District of Columbia, U. Territories, and Indian Country.
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By Shana Ting Lipton. For more than 50 years, offenders have been required to register with their local law enforcement agencies. The law, which was implemented inmakes this information more easily accessible as easy as an online search on your computer. The California database contains more than 77, offenders.
That is about to change. California lawmakers voted last year to reduce the length of time required for sex-offender registration. This means a sizeable number of Santa Barbara County registrants will no longer be tracked or publicly identified.
Skip to Main Content. Megan's Law is named after seven-year-old Megan Kanka, who was raped and killed by a known child molester who had moved across the street from the family without their knowledge. The database is the basis for the information displayed on this website. Registered sex offenders are required to update their information annually with local law enforcement, within five working days before or after their birthday.