Sex Offender Registry

Nassau County police cruiser (File/Credit: Mona Rivera/1010 WINS)

Nonprofit To Expand Nassau County Sex Offender Program

Starting next year, the Long Island-based group Parents for Megan’s Law will begin monitoring the online activities of Nassau County’s registered sex offenders.

10/27/2014

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N.J. Officials Warn Teens Of Sexting Dangers After Video Of Alleged Sex Act Posted Online

New Jersey officials are working to make teenagers more aware of the dangers of sexting after a 15-year-old Dickinson High School student was accused of posting a video online of what’s described as an off-campus sex act with a 13-year-old girl.

05/16/2014

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Rockaways Lawmaker Seeks To Change Rules To Keep Sex Offenders From Living Near Parks, Beaches

Community leaders are angry, saying they only recently learned that more than ten registered sex offenders – including those convicted of molesting, raping and abusing minors – have moved into their tight-knit community on the ocean.

02/20/2014

A survey found that teens who “sext” are more likely to be having sex. (Credit: CBS 2)

Proposed N.J. State Law Would Ease Sanctions For Teenage Sexting

New Jersey teens caught sexting naked pictures to one another would no longer have to register as sex offenders under a bill advanced this week by a state Assembly committee.

11/19/2013