Sex offenders need to be tracked, act...

Sex offenders need to be tracked, activists say

There are 4 comments on the Belleville News-Democrat story from Mar 8, 2007, titled Sex offenders need to be tracked, activists say. In it, Belleville News-Democrat reports that:

Collinsville's latest unregistered sex offender case is a symptom of a bigger problem, according to child-rights activist Grier Weeks -- one that will lead to proposed federal legislation calling for more ...

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Concerned

United States

#1 Mar 11, 2007
How close can a sex offender live to a garde school, I know of a man in Godfrey who lives within walking distance of a grade school playground, the kids are visible out his house window, should this be allowed,
Jayne Garner

Clifton Park, NY

#2 Mar 21, 2007
That is what I would like to know. My granddaughter is living with a convicted sex offender.
The judge says he must be supervised.
there has to be a law against this.
Call the cops

Glen Carbon, IL

#3 Apr 9, 2007
Both Concerned and Jayne should call their local police departments with these questions. You may do so anonymously. You may also write them anonymously. Research the sex offender laws in your state by doing a Google search with the name of your state and sex offender in the search string. You will find plain language explanations of the registration requirements.
joe

Collinsville, IL

#4 Apr 24, 2013
What id like to know is why is there not a picture for 5 of the 47 sex offenders we have in collinsville. True enough it has name and address but how are we supposed to show our children who to look out and stay far away from if no picture is there????

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