Message received today, 08/21/2015, from the King County Sheriff’s Office. Additional information about this offender is available at: http://www.icrimewatch.net/offenderdetails.php?OfndrID=1491673&AgencyID=54473
OFFENDERWATCH UPDATE EMAIL ALERT
THE OFFENDERS LISTED BELOW LIVE IN YOUR AREA
This is an update and does not necessarily represent all of the offenders in your area at this time.
Known offender(s) live in your neighborhood. This information is made available for the purpose of protecting the public.
What should you do?
This notification will assist you and your family in avoiding situations that may make you vulnerable. Please remember that these people have served their sentences and are not wanted by the Sheriff’s office at this time. Citizen abuse of this information such as threats, intimidation, or harassment of these offenders is prohibited by law.
Children are particularly vulnerable to offenders. Open communications between parents and children are vital to family safety. If a picture is available from your government Web site, show it to your family. In general terms, tell your children that this person has hurt someone before. Explain to them they should stay away from this individual. Avoid scary details. The purpose behind community notification is to reduce the chance of future victimization by better informing the public. Nearly 80% of all sex crimes are committed by someone known to the victim.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
Q. Is it just a matter of time before the offender commits another crime?
Q. There is an offender in our area that I believe is coming in contact with children. What should I do?
Q. What do I tell my children about this offender?
Other safety tips to discuss with your children:
You will be emailed again if any new offenders move within the indicated radius of your registered address. If you find this service valuable please tell your friends and neighbors to sign up. You can forward them a copy of this email if you wish.