Local Halfway House Has Proposal for South City LocationDuring the open forum on Tuesday, Chairman of Psychiatry at St. Alexius Dr. Junaid Syed said the offenders transitioning from corrections to the free world would not be sex offenders
Commission: Remove Juveniles from Sex RegistriesRequiring juveniles to register as sex offenders impairs rehabilitation efforts for a crime that very few of them ever commit again, according to a study released Tuesday.
Alton Police Cracking Down On Sex OffendersIn Alton, some say the police department is cracking down on sex offender registration. But the officer-in-charge there says, “They're just doing it the way it's supposed to be done.”
Mo. House Endorses Changes To Sex Offender RegistrySex offenders would be grouped into three tiers with each considered to have a different risk of committing another offense.
Missouri Adds Sex Offenders to Treatment Program The growth in the sex offender program has become part of mental health officials' pitch for building a new high-security facility at the Fulton State Hospital.
Eleven Illinois Health Care Workers Lose LicensesState officials act on new Illinois law
Sex Offenders Must Register With Illinois Colleges The measure is intended to keep campus police and others informed.
Illinois Bars Health Licenses for Sex OffendersBan takes effect in 30 days
Mo. Lawmaker Targets Military Sex Offenders
Lawmakers Push for More Criminal DNASex offenders and people arrested for serious violent crimes to give DNA samples .
Sex Offender Citizenship Targeted"We are telling the Highway Patrol how to do their job."
Mo. House Endorses Immigration Legislation Under the bill, people required to register as sex offenders would need to provide their citizenship.