Maine Megan's Law
Getting its name from Megan Kanka, Megan's Law was put into federal law in 1995. Megan's Law makes it mandatory for all states
have a system in place for notifying local residents when a sexual offender is relocated into their area.
Megan was only seven years old when a repeat sex offender that lived accross the street from her family, kidnapped, rapped, and murdered her. It was determined that had her family or other community members had known that a repeated sexual predator was residing in their community, this crime would've been avoided. With those thoughts, the U.S. Congress passed the "Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994", also known as Megan's Law, without any resistance.
Ever since the law has been enacted, Maine has gone out of its way to protect its offering the most up to date information relating to past sexual offenders and their whereabouts. The bill has confirmed that while sexual assaults are still a occuring in the U.S., acts committed by past offenders are on a decline.
The data attainable through the enactment of Megan's Law has continued to be a critical advantage in keeping one's family safe from the dangers of sexual crimes. Getting updated on information that is relevant to you an your family is a must. mainesexoffenders.net is dedicated to assuring that ordinary citizens accurate information in a timely fashion. Our database covers the entire United States and can be search by State, County, City, or Zip Code. Just include your area into the search field, and receive the inforamtion you desire in seconds!
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