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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

  • 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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  • Guide to Conducting Privacy Impact Assessments for State, Local, and Tribal Justice Entities,  BJA-Sponsored, February 2009, NCJ 246440. (60 pages).
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  • 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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