The mission of the California Sex Offender Registry is to provide accurate and timely information to the law enforcement community and the general public concerning sex offender registration in California. In , California became the first state in the nation to enact a sex offender registration law that required offenders convicted of specified offenses to register with their local law enforcement agency. This practice is still in place and the California Sex and Arson Registry CSAR serves as the statewide repository for information on registered sex offenders. Today, the California Sex Offender Registry continues to provide a wide range of services that support and assist the law enforcement community with the monitoring and registration of over , California sex offenders. We pride ourselves on working closely with our clients and are committed to providing a high-quality of service. Therefore, if you have any feedback to share with our management, be it a compliment, complaint, question or concern, please contact the California Sex Offender Registry at MegansLaw doj.
California Sex Offender Registration Act – Penal Code 290
United States Department of Justice National Sex Offender Public Website
While the state currently has a sex offender registry, the law Governor Jerry Brown signed into law will overhaul the way the registry is handled upon enactment of the law in January of The current law, Penal Code , requires anyone who is convicted of specific sex offenses to register as a sexual offender. The state of California requires people to register in the state if they are going to school there, living there permanently, or even just working in the state. While there are quite a few sex offenses that qualify for registration, a California judge may order an individual to register if he feels they will be a continuing danger to others. The changes SB will make in completely overhaul the system.
Halloween Sex Offender Safety Map: Agoura Hills 2019
Being arrested for a crime does not necessarily mean you will be convicted. Often we can help you get charges reduced or dismissed, and avoid jail and a criminal record. DUI arrests don't always lead to convictions in court. Police officer mistakes, faulty breathalyzers and crime lab errors may get your charges reduced or dismissed. Visit our California DUI page to learn more.
If you are granted probation as part of your sentence in California, there will be some standard conditions you will need to follow. For example, you may be ordered to stay in the county unless you have permission from your probation officer. Failing to follow any of these conditions could result in your probation being revoked and being sentenced to jail or prison time. If your conviction was for a sex crime, there may be additional probation conditions that you will be expected to observe. Here are some conditions you may have to follow if you are placed on probation for a sex offense.