When this occurs, the respective county adult probation agency or Arizona Department of Corrections DOC is required to enter information about the offender into a statewide accessible database. Are there sex offenders in your neighborhood? Sign up for the Headlines Newsletter and receive up to date information.
This site is NOT intended to supplement the community notification process, but rather, it allows the Goodyear Police Department to promote public awareness concerning the potential threat that sex offenders pose to our citizens.
This data is automatically populated onto the map, utilizing Google's services and the Arizona Department of Public Safety's data. For a fullscreen view of the Valley sex offender map, click here. The locations are approximated.
The risk assessment is a screening tool designed to provide criminal justice practitioners with the ability to predict a sex offender's risk of recidivism.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Arizona risk assessment evaluates nineteen different criteria that have been identified by treatment experts as good predictors of future behavior. Each criterion is evaluated and assigned a point value, which ultimately is totaled for recommending an appropriate community notification level of 1, 2, or 3.
This map only shows registered sex offenders who live in the Valley that have a designated address in the obtained dataset. By: Courtland Jeffrey.
This effort resulted in the federal community notification statute labeled "Megan's Law". This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. A press release and a level two or three flyer shall be given to the local electronic and print media to enable information to be placed in a local publication.
While records indicate that Arizona had laws regarding sex offender registration as early as , never before has so much emphasis been focused on the sex offender population.