See if registered sex offenders live nearby. Locate contact information for state agencies, employees, hotlines, local offices, and more. This information is made available for purposes of protecting the public, for keeping them informed and for allowing them to take proactive measures to ensure safety in their communities.
The site also provides information to sex offenders on how to register. Sign Up for e-mail alerts. Please note that information is only provided on registered sex offenders. Victims may receive telephone notifications for any status change of a registered sex offender through the . This web site is provided by the U.S. Department of Justice to provide a free nationwide search for sex offenders registered by states, territories, Indian tribes, and the District of Columbia. NSOPW is the only national sex offender search site with direct access to registered sex offender information from the individual registration jurisdictions.
Who maintains the sex offender and public protection registry? North Carolina law requires sex offenders who have been convicted of certain offenses to register with their county sheriff. The sheriff collects information from the offender and court documents. The sheriff then enters the information into the Registry database. Family Watchdog is a free service to help locate registered sex offenders in your area. Family Watchdog is a free service to help locate registered sex offenders in your area. Family Watchdog encourages you to use our site to help educate your family on possible dangers in areas that you frequently visit.