Sex Offender Registries as a Tool for Public Safety: Views from Registered Offenders

This research report explores the use and effectiveness of sex offender registries. Data for this research was collected from a sample of registered sex offenders.

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Sex Offender Registries as a Tool for Public Safety: Views from Registered Offenders by Richard Tewksbury for the Western Criminology Review (2006)

This research report explores the use and effectiveness of sex offender registries.& Data for this research was collected from a sample of registered sex offenders.& The author explores the history of sex offender registries and the research (or lack thereof) on sex offender registries, listed offenders, community reactions, and consequences of registries.

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