Articles and Studies Containing Research

90-93% of Victims Know Their Perpetrator

https://www.rainn.org/statistics/children-and-teens

https://bjs.ojp.gov/nibrs/reports/sarble/sarble19

https://socialmiami.com/senator-lauren-book-masks-do-not-increase-kidnapping-risk-for-children/

https://ctmirror.org/2018/05/21/sex-offender-registry-harm-good/

 

90% or More of Future Sex Crimes Will Be Committed by People Not on the Registry

Video at casomb.org

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/protecting-children-sexual-abuse/201908/sex-offender-registries

https://psycnet.apa.org/record/2008-18509-003?utm_source=The%20Appeal&utm_campaign=063d4495d5-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_08_09_04_14_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_72df992d84-063d4495d5-58424539

https://www.nationalaffairs.com/publications/detail/rethinking-sex-offender-registries

https://bostonbarjournal.com/2014/10/07/risky-policies-how-effective-are-restrictions-on-sex-offenders-in-reducing-reoffending/

 

Bloated Florida Registry

Sex Offender Registration (floridaactioncommittee.org) 

https://mitchellhamline.edu/sex-offense-litigation-policy/2019/03/01/the-appeal-floridas-sex-offender-registry-proves-inescapable/

 

Collateral Damages

https://www.womenagainstregistry.org/resources/pdf/Collateral-Damage-Family-Members-of-Registered-Sex-Offenders-Jill-Levenson.pdf

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820068/

https://www.nationalaffairs.com/publications/detail/rethinking-sex-offender-registries

http://www.icjia.state.il.us/assets/articles/SOTF_report_final_12292017.pdf

https://www.wtsp.com/article/news/regional/florida/floridas-sex-offenders-are-getting-older-but-nursing-homes-dont-want-them/67-3523a40b-03a3-4a55-8b62-3872a75cf74f

https://zilneyl.medium.com/guilt-by-association-labeling-research-based-policy-suggestions-as-pro-offender-24ac52bcba07

https://ctmirror.org/2018/05/21/sex-offender-registry-harm-good/

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820068/

 

Costs

https://mitchellhamline.edu/sex-offense-litigation-policy/2019/03/01/the-appeal-floridas-sex-offender-registry-proves-inescapable/

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/304990286_Grand_Challenges_Social_Justice_and_the_Need_for_Evidence-based_Sex_Offender_Registry_Reform, pages 15-16

https://parsol.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/SORNACosts2021.pdf

https://www.denverpost.com/2017/05/14/colorado-does-not-require-polygraph-testing-of-most-parolees-but-sex-offenders-get-different-treatment/

 

Entrapment/Stings

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/08/26/magazine/sex-offender-operation-net-nanny.html

https://www.wtsp.com/article/news/investigations/how-law-enforcement-turns-law-abiding-men-into-sexual-predators/67-236499759

 

Halloween

20-09-Halloween-2020.pdf (narsol.org)

Sexual Abuse: Halloween and sexual abuse prevention: The mythical “Halloween effect” (atsa.com)

Halloween: When Sex Offenders Are the Scariest Ghosts | Psychology Today

Sexual Abuse: Halloween & Sex Crime: Myth vs. Reality (atsa.com)

Manufacturing Fear: Halloween Laws for Sex Offenders | HuffPost

https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/pdf/10.1177/1079063209340143

https://patch.com/washington/kirkland/8-sex-offenders-kirkland-2020-safety-map

 

Low-Risk Registrants Do Not Need Monitoring

https://medium.com/@zilneyl/will-sex-offense-registry-changes-be-part-of-criminal-justice-reform-6c3c897c367a

https://www.ojp.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/238060.pdf

https://www.nationalaffairs.com/publications/detail/rethinking-sex-offender-registries

http://www.icjia.state.il.us/assets/articles/SOTF_report_final_12292017.pdf

 

Punitive

Video at casomb.org

https://zilneyl.medium.com/will-sex-offense-registry-changes-be-part-of-criminal-justice-reform-6c3c897c367a

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820068/

https://www.nationalaffairs.com/publications/detail/rethinking-sex-offender-registries

http://www.icjia.state.il.us/assets/articles/SOTF_report_final_12292017.pdf

https://zilneyl.medium.com/guilt-by-association-labeling-research-based-policy-suggestions-as-pro-offender-24ac52bcba07

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820068/

https://bostonbarjournal.com/2014/10/07/risky-policies-how-effective-are-restrictions-on-sex-offenders-in-reducing-reoffending/

https://reason.com/2017/09/06/for-sex-offenders-registration-is-punish/

https://theappeal.org/why-sex-offender-registries-keep-growing-even-as-sexual-violence-rates-fall/

https://www.wtsp.com/article/news/regional/florida/floridas-sex-offenders-are-getting-older-but-nursing-homes-dont-want-them/67-3523a40b-03a3-4a55-8b62-3872a75cf74f

https://scholarworks.sjsu.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?referer=&httpsredir=1&article=1014&context=themis

 

Registries Do Not Work

Video at casomb.org

https://floridaactioncommittee.org/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/The-effectiveness-of-Sex-Offender-Registration-and-Notification-A-meta-analysis-of-25-years-of-findings.pdf

https://www.tennessean.com/story/opinion/2022/01/10/tenn-ag-defies-experts-opposing-changes-sex-offender-registry/9121101002/

https://zilneyl.medium.com/will-sex-offense-registry-changes-be-part-of-criminal-justice-reform-6c3c897c367a

https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/231989.pdf

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820068/

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/51850800_Failure_to_Register_as_a_Predictor_of_Sex_Offense_Recidivism_The_Big_Bad_Wolf_or_a_Red_Herring

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/protecting-children-sexual-abuse/201908/sex-offender-registries

https://theconversation.com/sex-offender-registries-dont-prevent-re-offending-and-vigilante-justice-is-real-109573

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820068/

https://medium.com/@zilneyl/will-sex-offense-registry-changes-be-part-of-criminal-justice-reform-6c3c897c367a

https://www.ojp.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/238060.pdf

https://www.nationalaffairs.com/publications/detail/rethinking-sex-offender-registries

https://theappeal.org/why-sex-offender-registries-keep-growing-even-as-sexual-violence-rates-fall/

https://www.criminallegalnews.org/news/2018/may/15/ex-offender-registries-common-sense-or-nonsense/

https://bostonbarjournal.com/2014/10/07/risky-policies-how-effective-are-restrictions-on-sex-offenders-in-reducing-reoffending/

Is the Tide Turning Against Public Sex Offender Registries?

American Law Institute Adopts Revisions to Model Penal Code That Include Major Changes to Sex Offender Registries

 

Residency Restrictions Do Not Work

https://www.ci.new-prague.mn.us/vertical/sites/%7BAD7ECB62-2C5E-4BA0-8F19-1426026AFA3E%7D/uploads/MnATSA-Residency-Restrictions-2016.pdf

https://medium.com/@zilneyl/will-sex-offense-registry-changes-be-part-of-criminal-justice-reform-6c3c897c367a

https://lawdigitalcommons.bc.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1102&context=jlsj

https://www.jurist.org/commentary/2012/02/jill-levenson-sexoffenders-residency/

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820068/

https://lawdigitalcommons.bc.edu/jlsj/vol36/iss2/5/

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/304990286_Grand_Challenges_Social_Justice_and_the_Need_for_Evidence-based_Sex_Offender_Registry_Reform, page 22

https://www.doc.ks.gov/publications/CFS/sex-offender-housing-restrictions

https://www.dpscs.state.md.us/onlineservs/sor/frequently_asked_questions.shtml, see question 15

https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/abs/10.1177/0011128712449230

 

Residency Restrictions Promote Homelessness

https://sc.edu/study/colleges_schools/artsandsciences/african_american_studies/about/news/2019/offender.php

http://www.icjia.state.il.us/assets/articles/SOTF_report_final_12292017.pdf

https://shadowproof.com/2020/11/02/sex-offense-registry-sweeps-intended-to-boost-support-for-cops-unwittingly-spread-covid-19/

Where for Art Thou? Transient Sex Offenders and Residence Restrictions – Jill Levenson, Alissa R. Ackerman, Kelly M. Socia, Andrew J. Harris, 2015 (sagepub.com)

Sex Offender Registration (floridaactioncommittee.org), pages 25 and 26

 

Sexual Recidivism Rates

State by State Recidivism Studies by NARSOL

Video at casomb.org

https://youtu.be/Hnf3bmoPLx4  , Karl Hanson, 23 min: 20 sec, January 2021, lifetime sexual recidivism rates

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820068/

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/261069441_High-Risk_Sex_Offenders_May_Not_Be_High_Risk_Forever

https://www.bjs.gov/content/pub/pdf/rsorsp9yfu0514.pdf  (7.7 % of released inmates whose most serious offense was rape or sexual assault committed a new sex crime during their 9 years of release from prison in 2005.)

https://www.apa.org/pubs/journals/features/law-law0000135.pdf

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/06/us/politics/supreme-court-repeat-sex-offenders.html

https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2017/03/sex-offender-bans-are-based-on-bad-science.html

https://www.ojp.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/238060.pdf

https://www.nationalaffairs.com/publications/detail/rethinking-sex-offender-registries

https://theappeal.org/why-sex-offender-registries-keep-growing-even-as-sexual-violence-rates-fall/

https://www.criminallegalnews.org/news/2018/may/15/ex-offender-registries-common-sense-or-nonsense/

https://ctmirror.org/2018/05/21/sex-offender-registry-harm-good/

https://bostonbarjournal.com/2014/10/07/risky-policies-how-effective-are-restrictions-on-sex-offenders-in-reducing-reoffending/

https://www.researchgate.net/publication/304990286_Grand_Challenges_Social_Justice_and_the_Need_for_Evidence-based_Sex_Offender_Registry_Reform, page 14

 

Stranger Danger Myth Debunked

https://theappeal.org/why-sex-offender-registries-keep-growing-even-as-sexual-violence-rates-fall/

 

Victims

http://allianceforsafetyandjustice.org/wp-content/uploads/documents/Crime%20Survivors%20Speak%20Report.pdf  (Pages 26-28)

https://theconversation.com/inside-an-innovative-program-helping-sex-offenders-reintegrate-into-society-and-why-it-works-136513

 

What Does Work

Video at casomb.org

https://www.tennessean.com/story/opinion/2022/01/10/tenn-ag-defies-experts-opposing-changes-sex-offender-registry/9121101002/

https://zilneyl.medium.com/will-sex-offense-registry-changes-be-part-of-criminal-justice-reform-6c3c897c367a

https://www.ncjrs.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/231989.pdf

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820068/

https://www.ojp.gov/pdffiles1/nij/grants/238060.pdf

https://www.nationalaffairs.com/publications/detail/rethinking-sex-offender-registries

http://www.icjia.state.il.us/assets/articles/SOTF_report_final_12292017.pdf

http://allianceforsafetyandjustice.org/wp-content/uploads/documents/Crime%20Survivors%20Speak%20Report.pdf

https://theconversation.com/inside-an-innovative-program-helping-sex-offenders-reintegrate-into-society-and-why-it-works-136513

https://theappeal.org/why-sex-offender-registries-keep-growing-even-as-sexual-violence-rates-fall/

https://www.floridadaily.com/lauren-book-warns-that-tiktok-poses-dangers-for-children/

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2820068/

 

Who Are the People on the Sex Offense Registry?

https://www.nationalaffairs.com/publications/detail/rethinking-sex-offender-registries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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