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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 14, 2015

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  • SORNA Substantial Implementation Review: Crow Tribe,  SMART, May 2015, NCJ 248898. (5 pages).
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  • Sex Offender Registration and Notification in the United States: Current Case Law and Issues (September 2014),  SMART, September 2014, NCJ 248388. (29 pages).
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  • Prosecution, Transfer, and Registration of Serious Juvenile Sex Offenders,  SMART, March 2015, NCJ 248711. (31 pages).
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  • Sex Offender Management Assessment and Planning Initiative (SOMAPI),  SMART, October 2014, NCJ 247059. (189 pages).
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  • SMART Watch Summer 2014,  SMART, August 2014, NCJ 248005. (2 pages).
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  • Building a Comprehensive Approach to Sex Offender Management in Tribal Jurisdictions: An Action Guide,  SMART, 2013, NCJ 245222.
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