These include restrictions on being in the presence of minors, living in proximity to a school or daycare center, or owning toys (or other items of interest to minors).Israel’s sex offender registry is accessible only to security officials, rather than to the general public. S., is designed to sanction sex offenders and reduce their recidivism rate.The highest-level offenders generally must register for their entire lives; low-level offenders may only need to register for a period of time.
Most jurisdictions compile their laws into sections, such as traffic, assault, and sexual.
The majority of convicted sex offenders have convictions for crimes of a sexual nature; however, some sex offenders have simply violated a law contained in a sexual category.
Guided by the 2007 Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act, sex offenders must avoid of such areas as schools, bus stops, gyms, recreation centers, playgrounds, parks, swimming pools, libraries, nursing homes, and places of worship by 500 to 2,500 feet (150 to 760 m).
However, residence stipulations vary from state to state.
Of released sex offenders who allegedly committed another sex crime, 40 percent perpetrated the new offense within a year or less from their prison discharge.
Within three years of release, 2.5 percent of released rapists were rearrested for another rape, and 1.2 percent of those who had served time for homicide were arrested for a new homicide.A sex offender (sexual offender, sex abuser, or sexual abuser) is a person who has committed a sex crime.What constitutes a sex crime differs by culture and legal jurisdiction.The term sexual predator is often used to describe a sex offender or any of the "tier offenders"; however, only the category just below sexually-violent sexual predator is reserved for a severe or repeated sex offender: sexual predator.In the United States, the Adam Walsh Act (AWA) proposed to provide funding to each jurisdiction which would agree to incorporate its Act into their law.The law is enacted and enforced on a state-by-state basis.