Sex offenders websities
The offender has 72 hours, excluding weekends and legal holidays, to complete a change of address.
This must be completed in person, on a sex offender registration form. Although registration is mandatory for adults, it is not for juveniles.
• Sex offenders come from all walks of life and from all socio-economic groups.
They can be male or female, rich or poor, employed or unemployed, religious or non-religious, educated or uneducated and from any race.
All criminal justice agencies must use the standardized Arizona Risk Assessment, however, occasionally law enforcement discovers information which can affect an offender's risk level.
General Facts • Arizona has approximately 13,945 registered sex offenders.This instrument evaluates nineteen criteria that are considered to be significant factors contributing to sex offender recidivism.Each criterion is given a score, which is then totaled to arrive at the recommended risk level.• Email: Sex Offender Compliance Unit• Phone: (602) 255-0611• Mail: Arizona Department of Public Safety Sex Offender Compliance P. Box 6638 | Mail Drop # 9999Phoenix, AZ 85005-6638 Below is a list of county contacts and registration locations. For additional information and resources, please visit the following related websites: • Arizona Crime Victims Services • Center for Sex Offender Management • Jacob Wetterling Foundation • National Center for Missing and Exploited Children • National Sex Offender Public Website • Stop It Now Related Links: • Arizona Department of Corrections • Arizona Department of Education • Arizona Department of Health Services In 1994 the sexual assault and brutal murder of seven year old Megan Kanka by her neighbor, a recently released sex offender, ignited a national campaign to enact laws requiring communities to be informed about convicted sex offenders living in their neighborhoods.Please click on the county for additional information. This effort resulted in the federal community notification statute labeled "Megan's Law".