Department of Justice and state, territorial and tribal governments, working together for the safety of adults and children. Criminal Justice and Behavior. Bureau of Justice Statistics. They allow classification decisions to be made via administrative or judicial processes.
The information is provided only for persons who physically reside within the Colorado Springs city limits. If you have any questions regarding sex offenders, please contact the Registered Sex Offender Unit at or No in person Sex Offender Registrations are being completed during the Covid 19 restrictions.
Skip to main content. The information provided does not include juvenile offenders. Once the forms are completed contact the Sex Offender Registration Unit via the Hotline at Persons should not rely solely on the sex offender registry as a safeguard against perpetrators of sexual assault in their communities.
The unit can be contacted between the hours of a. The crime for which a person is convicted may not accurately reflect the level of risk. Registrants on the list do move and may fail to notify the appropriate law enforcement agency of their change in residence. Phone registrations are being completed at this time.
Share this page:. No in person Sex Offender Registrations are being completed during the Covid 19 restrictions.
The trial judge typically can not exercise judicial discretion with respect to registration. The majority of states and the federal government apply systems based on conviction offenses only, where registration requirement is triggered as a consequence of finding of guilt, or pleading guilty, to a sex offense regardless of the actual gravity of the crime.
Megan's mother, Maureen Kanka, started to lobby to change the laws, arguing that registration established by the Wetterling Act, was insufficient for community protection.