Police are urging parents to check the Sex Offender Registry before sending their kids out for trick-or-treating. Click here to search for sex offenders in Indiana. Click here to search for sex offenders in Michigan. An on-line sex offender registry is available for residents of La Porte County allowing parents to conduct a search prior to trick-or-treating to prevent their children from visiting these homes during door-to-door trick-or-treating. There are currently about one hundred seventy-three registered sex offenders residing in La Porte County; fifty-six 56 of which are Sexually Violent Predators and thirty-two 32 of which are classified as Offenders Against Children.
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As added by P. As used in this chapter, "principal residence" means the residence where a sex offender spends the most time. As used in this chapter, "register" means to provide a local law enforcement authority with the information required under section 8 of this chapter. B The sex offender owns real property in Indiana and returns to Indiana at any time. If a sex offender resides in more than one 1 county, the sex offender shall register with the local law enforcement authority in each county in which the sex offender resides.
Parents urged to check Sex Offender Registry before Halloween
He was convicted in Madison County of child exploitation and possession of child pornography in Last fall, Carmack, 26, advertised services as a babysitter on an Anderson-based Facebook page, police say. Frank Mrvan, D-Hammond, learned of the advertisement independently of each other and eventually discussed the need for a change in the state law.
Individuals with disabilities may contact Jerry Luna at publicfile wthr. All Rights Reserved. WTHR - Police in northern Indiana are encouraging parents to check the state's sex offender registry before sending their children out on Halloween. The La Porte County Sheriff's Office posted a note on its Facebook page urging parents to view the registry as they make plans to go trick-or-treating. The state's sex offender registry lets users choose the county in which they wish to search, then search for offenders by entering a city name or address to check within a specified radius of that home.