City Council Mayor's Office. All Departments. A sex offender is any person who resides or works in the Commonwealth and who has been convicted of a sex offense, or who has been adjudicated as a youthful offender or as a delinquent juvenile by reason of a sex offense, or a person released from incarceration or parole or probation supervision or custody with the department of youth services for such a conviction or adjudication, or a person who has been adjudicated a sexually dangerous person or a person released from civil commitment on or after August 1, For a listing of crimes that require registration as a sex offender please visit our Who Has to Register page. Sex offenders will be classified according to the degree of dangerousness they pose to the public and their likelihood for reoffense.
Sex Offenders | Ipswich, MA - Official Website
Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about. Skip to Main Content. Sign In. Sex Offenders Overview of the Law The sex offender Registry Act: Creates a central Registry for sex offender data Requires various agencies to contribute data to the registry Requires sex offenders to register at local Police Departments Provides that registry data be made available to law enforcement agencies Provides that registry data be made available to the public in certain situations Requires police to notify the public of the presence of certain sex offenders. Definition of a Sex Offender A sex offender is a person convicted of a sex offense or who has been adjudicated as youthful offender or as a delinquent juvenile by reason of a sex offense or a person released from incarceration or parole or probation supervision for such a conviction or adjudication, whichever last occurs, on or after the date of August 1, Sex Offenses Indecent assault and battery on a child under
Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry
The Federal Campus Sex Crimes Prevention Act requires colleges and universities to issue a statement advising the campus community about where they may obtain information concerning registered sex offenders. Members of the UMass Amherst community may request information about sex offenders at the Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry Board by following the link below. This Sex Offender website will have the most current information on all offenders in the Town of Amherst. Information contained in the Sex Offender Registry shall not be used to commit a crime against an offender or to engage in illegal discrimination or harassment of an offender. Skip to main content.
The law classifies sex offenders in the Massachusetts into 3 levels:. The classification depends on the degree of danger an offender poses to residents of Massachusetts. Level 1 sex offenders pose a low degree of threat to the public.