When a convicted child rapist was released from prison in July, the agency charged with keeping track of his whereabouts admittedly had no idea that his new home in the Bronx was a block from a special needs elementary school.
Police say a traffic stop in a New York City tunnel has resulted in the arrest of a man with an open warrant in Florida.
A Monmouth County, New Jersey man who has been convicted previously of being a sex offender has admitted to uploading images and videos of child sexual abuse to an online file-sharing network.
A little girl was allegedly sexually abused by a suspended Catholic priest who was a close family friend, and who had been charged with similar a crime in the past.
Police say they’re looking for other possible victims after a high-level sex offender flashing a phony police badge assaulted and raped a woman in Brooklyn.
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.
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.
Thomas Green, 66, of Selden, died of cancer Thursday night at Stony Brook University Medical Center, attorney Ronald Kuby said.
Prosecutors dropped their objections to releasing 66-year-old Thomas Green after a doctor confirmed reports that the man is likely dying of cancer.
A notorious Long Island sex offender scored a victory in court Monday, as a judge ordered that he be retried or set free.
A Long Island upholstery store owner who is already a registered sex offender was charged Wednesday with sexually attacking one of his employees.
A convicted sex offender who admitted to recording young women surreptitiously at a Long Island fashion show has been sentenced to as many as three years in prison.
A former Essex County teacher of the year was spared prison time Monday, after admitting to having sex with a 15-year-old student.
A 54-year-old man was arrested in Suffolk County this weekend, after people spotted him engaged in acts of public lewdness in two libraries and a bookstore.
A New Jersey man has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for sexually assaulting a 6-year-old girl.