Gov. Newsom Signs Bill Changing Sex Offender LawCalifornia Gov. Gavin Newsom on Friday signed a law that would give judges a say on whether to list someone as a sex offender for having oral or anal sex with a minor.
Can Sex Offenders Legally Live Next Door To Schools?An Olivehurst Grandmother is furious after learning that a sex offender is living just feet away from her neighborhood elementary school.
Scammers Targeting Registered Sex Offenders In Nevada CountyRegistered sex offenders are being targeted in a new series of scams that attempt to extort money from the offenders, according to authorities.
Sheriff's Office Posts 'No-trick-or-treat' Signs In Registered Sex Offenders' YardsA Georgia sheriff says signs have been placed at the homes of registered sex offenders to warn families not to trick-or-treat there on Halloween.
Warrant: Sex Offender Used Pool, Trampoline To Attract KidsA search warrant executed Wednesday says he urged children to sleep in his camper and change clothes at his home, which was wired with cameras.
Texas Sex Offender On The Run Could Be In Northern CaliforniaAuthorities say they’ve received a tip that a sex offender on the run could be in the Redding area.
California Seeks To Solutions To Homeless Sex Offender RateCalifornia has as many homeless sex offenders now as it did 2½ years ago when a ruling overturned restrictions on where they could live.
Supreme Court Rules Sex Offender Has Right To Challenge Lifetime GPS Monitoring
Experts: Reducing Prison Populations Best Way To Keep Sex Offenders Safe Behind BarsCalifornia's extraordinary rate of prison homicides is rekindling a debate over whether the state needs to further reduce its prison population to ensure inmates' safety.
Police: Suspect Confessed To Killing Five WomenSteven Dean Gordon told authorities he and an accomplice raped and murdered five women while the registered sex offenders wore electronic tracking anklets.
Federal Court Blocks California Prop. 35 Sex-Offender Reporting RequirementsRegistered sex offenders in California don't have to disclose their email addresses, Internet service providers, screen names and other electronic information to authorities as required by a voter-approved law, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday.
CBS13 Uncovers Sex Offenders Who Have Slipped Their Monitoring DevicesA parole agent supervisor told CBS13 that police are usually able to track down offenders who disarm their monitoring devices within 24 hours. But we found several in the area who have avoided police for much longer.
El Dorado County Votes To Repeal Sex Offender Law After Lawsuit FiledThe 2012 law limited sex offender access to parks and schools, but it’s in process of being repealed after a unanimous vote on Tuesday.
Bill Boosts Penalty For Sex Offenders Who Cut GPS TrackerSex-offender parolees who remove or disable their satellite-linked tracking devices would face an increased penalty under legislation sent to Gov. Jerry Brown.
More California Sex Offenders Go Missing Under Prison RealignmentThe number of paroled sex offenders who are fugitives in California is 15 percent higher today than before Gov. Jerry Brown’s sweeping law enforcement realignment law took effect 17 months ago, according to figures released Wednesday by the state corrections department.