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NCJ Number: NCJ 192265     Find in a Library
Title: Summary of State Sex Offender Registries, 2001
Author(s): Devon B. Adams
Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
Date Published: 03/2002
Page Count: 12
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Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This factsheet updates the original Summary of State Sex Offender Registries: Automation and Operation 1998.
Abstract: It summarizes information on the status of sex offender registries in the 50 States and the District of Columbia as they operated in February 2001. Information is presented on the organizational location of the State registries; number of offenders in the registries; their level of automation and capability to receive, store, and transmit fingerprints; whether DNA samples are included in registration procedures; and community notification procedures including use of the Internet to post information on registered offenders. Appended tables
Main Term(s): Offender statistics
Index Term(s): Computer aided operations ; Criminal justice information systems ; Sex offenders ; State-by-state analyses ; Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) ; Sex Offender Registration/Registries
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