Help us continue to fight human rights abuses. Please give now to support our work. Jacob C. As a result, he was placed in a juvenile home. When Jacob was 14—and still unable to return home—he became the foster child of a pastor and his wife. Since his offense fell under juvenile court jurisdiction, Jacob was placed on a non-public registry.
15-year-old accused of recording, selling images of child sex abuse
Hiding in the Open: Lubbock County Juvenile Sex Offenders
Lubbock's youngest sex offenders range from 10 to 17 years old, but you may never know if they are in your child's class because the law doesn't require schools to tell you. If you want to find out if a sex offender is living in your neighborhood, it is easy. Just watch Channel 2, Lubbock's public television or go to the Internet. There, you can see what a sex offender looks like, their crime, and where they live. But there's a hidden population of sex offenders in Lubbock county that most of us will never know about. He says the average age of a juvenile sex offender in this area is years-old.
Common Sex Offender Questions
Megan's Law was enacted on May 17th, Megan's Law mandates that a county be notified of child offenders residing there and residents have access to that information. With the promise of a puppy, her neighbor lured her into his home where he raped, strangled and suffocated her. Her body was stuffed into a plastic toy chest and dumped in a nearby park. Megan had been killed by a two-time convicted child offender who lived across the street from the Kanka home and was sharing his house with two other convicted sex offenders he met in prison.
Call Us Technology continues to advance rapidly, and lawmakers face the problem of teenagers sharing explicit or nude images with others. This practice is called sexting and under many laws, these communications are considered acts of child pornography. Still, some states know there is a significant difference between adults participating in child pornography and teens who send explicit photos to friends.