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Sex Offenders

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Publications

Adult Sex Offender Typologies
Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking-Sponsored, July 2015

Etiology and Typologies of Juveniles Who Have Committed Sexual Offenses
Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking-Sponsored, July 2015

Etiology of Adult Sexual Offending
Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking-Sponsored, July 2015

Internet-Facilitated Sexual Offending
Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking-Sponsored, July 2015

Resource Package for Paroling Authorities on Sex Offenders
Bureau of Justice Assistance-Sponsored, October 2014

Federal Agencies Can Better Support State Efforts to Prevent and Respond to Sexual Abuse by School Personnel
U.S. Government Accountability Office, January 2014

Residence Restriction Legislation, Sex Crime Rates, and the Spatial Distribution of Sex Offender Residences
National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, October 2011

Child Care: Overview of Relevant Employment Laws and Cases of Sex Offenders at Child Care Facilities
U.S. Government Accountability Office, August 2011

Related Resources

National Institute of Corrections (NIC)
NIC provides training, technical assistance, information services, and policy/program development assistance to federal, state, and local corrections agencies. NIC also provides information related to sex offenders via the Online Library.

Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking (SMART) Office
The responsibilities of the SMART Office include providing states with guidance regarding the implementation of the Adam Walsh Act, and providing technical assistance to the states, territories, Indian tribes, local governments, and to public and private organizations. The SMART Office also develops the SMART Watch Newsletter, which highlights activities, resources, funding opportunities, and upcoming events related to sex offenders.