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Sex Offenders

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Supervision and Management

Publications & Multimedia

Advancing a Victim-centered Approach to Supervising Sex Offenders: A Toolkit for Practitioners
Office on Violence Against Women-Sponsored, January 2018

Adult Sex Offender Management
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

Sex Offender Management Assessment and Planning Initiative
Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking-Sponsored, October 2014

Evaluation of Sex Offender Residency Restrictions in Michigan and Missouri
National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, July 2013

Sex Offenders Monitored by GPS Found to Commit Fewer Crimes
National Institute of Justice, February 2013

Monitoring High-Risk Sex Offenders With GPS Technology: An Evaluation of the California Supervision Program, Final Report
National Institute of Justice-Sponsored, March 2012

For additional resources, conduct a search of the National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database.

SMART Watch Newsletter

SMART Watch is the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering and Tracking’s newsletter, which highlights ongoing activities, resources, funding opportunities, and events.

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.