Ohio Megan's Law
Being named after Megan Kanka, Megan's Law was passed into federal law in 1995. Megans Law makes it mandatory for each state
have a system in place for notifying the general public when a sexual offender is moves into their area.
Megan was merely seven years old when a previously convicted sexual predator that resided accross the street from her family, kidnapped, violently rapped, and murdered her. It was concluded that had her family or other residents in the communtiy had known that a convicted sexual offender was residing amongst them, this heinous act would have been prevented. With those thoughts, the U.S. Congress enacted the "Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994", also known as Megan's Law, without any protests.
Since the law was enacted, Ohio has made it a point to protect its supplying the most current information regarding convicted sex offenders and their place of residence. The bill has shown that while sexual offenses are still a occuring in the United States, crimes committed by past offenders are on a regression.
The data obtainable with the passing of Megan's Law has continued to be a critical benefit in keeping one's family safe from the threat of sexual offenses. Being up to date on information that is pertinent to you an your family is a must. We are dedicated to making sure that access correct data in a timely way. Our database includes the entire U.S. and can be search by State, County, City, or Zip Code. Simply type your area into the search box, and access the inforamtion you need now!
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