Buried under a tidal wave of electronic data, California parole agents next week will significantly change how they monitor and respond to alarms from tracking devices that are affixed to released sex offenders.
Vallejo police are asking the public’s help in locating a high-risk convicted sex offender wanted on a felony arrest warrant for violating his registration requirements.
A San Francisco woman who created fake Facebook identities and used them to contact young girls in 2009 was sentenced Thursday to nine months in jail and ordered to register as a sex offender.
A law enforcement panel is recommending that California voters repeal residency restrictions for sex offenders because too many of them are listed as transient, making them more difficult to monitor.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) _ State senators unanimously approved a law allowing some convicted child molesters to be locked up for life, in response to the slayings of two teenagers in San Diego County.
OAKLAND, Calif. (KCBS)_ Some alleged gang members are now being tracked with GPS devices. That’s an outgrowth of efforts to track other types of high-risk offenders with the technology.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) _ Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger is ordering corrections officials to alert the public when a sex offender parolee slips away from supervision.
California legislators are set to consider an overhauled version of “Chelsea’s Law” this week.