Smaller, less dense communities also tend to have more sex offenders because it's easier for them to comply with laws in many states that prohibit sex offenders from getting too close to schools, parks and other places where children gather. Significant effects were evaluated for using regression beta coefficients with t-value and significance of t-values associations, respectively.
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Clarisse Loughrey. Submit vote Cancel. Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later? Dozens of other paedophiles can be found within walking distance. Money Deals. There is, however, no shortage of similar stories in Antioch.
Thanks to the influx of offenders to Antioch from major cities, they were simply too overstretched to do their job properly. Shappi Khorsandi. In California, the Megan's Law website contains 90, entries. In any other town, this kind of case would have sparked a mixture of shock and outrage that would be heard across the world.
A bit more than half of registered sex offenders in the database — about 39, — list ZIP codes. Download the new Independent Premium app Sharing the full story, not just the headlines Download now. Follow Us twitter instagram email facebook. More in News. You must be logged in to vote.