High-risk offenders may also be subject to further surveillance by the police such as electronic tagging. Ask a solicitor online now Ask My Question. The definition of sexual offences under the Sexual Offences Act is wide and covers a range of offences, against both children and other individuals, from rape to voyeurism.
Sex offenders register When a person is convicted or cautioned in relation to a sexual offence or has committed a sexual offence but been found not guilty due to insanity or a disability, they are added to the Sex Offenders Register. What information must be provided on registration?
Email address. To help us improve GOV. The following will be notified, on a confidential basis, of the existence of a registered sex offender:. Which agencies will be notified of the movements of registered offenders?
It will take only 2 minutes to fill in. What were you doing? It is designed to raise awareness about child sexual abuse, to answer questions and to give parents and carers the information they need to help prevent it.
Please complete the following to continue: Conditions of Use. This Website is provided as a public service by the U. You also may read a complete and current copy at the Registry web site. Damn, a friend told me it was available online as they'd seen a certain unsavoury character well known in the city centre on it.
Alongside this, we have produced a range of communications materials which police forces and partners can use when informing the public about the disclosure scheme:. The sex offenders register was established by the Sex Offenders Act amended by the Sexual Offences Act , but it is usually not retro-active, save for specific exceptions.
This will be carried out by local multi-agency public protection panels which will include the police, probation, social services and any other required agencies. A former solicitor, Nicola is also a fully qualified journalist.