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Hitchcock Police Department: Sex Offender Frequently Asked Questions

Sex Offender Registration

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Are registered sex offenders allowed to live or go near places frequented by children such as playgrounds or schools?   3800
Are registered sex offenders prohibited from working in certain trades, occupations, or professions?   3512
Can sex offenders obtain an exemption from registration?   3553
Do sex offenders convicted under federal law, military law or the laws of another country have to register as a sex offender in Texas?   2718
Do sex offenders from other states have to register as a sex offender in Texas?   3419
Does the public have the right to access sex offender registration information maintained by a local law enforcement authority and the Texas Department of Public Safety?   2279
How is the public notified of registered sex offenders living in their community?   3517
How long does a sex offender have to register?   3926
What does a sex offender have to do if he or she regularly visits a county or municipality other than the county or municipality he or she is registered in?   2467
What does the local law enforcement agency do with the information provided by a registered sex offender?   3466
What if a person required to register fails to comply with any requirements in the Texas Sex Offender Registration Program?   2648
What information does a sex offender provide the local law enforcement authority?   3428
What is a numeric risk level?   3532
What is a reportable conviction or adjudication?   3841
What is a sex offender required to do after the sex offender registers with the local law enforcement agency?   3288
When did sex offender registration in Texas Start?   3364
When does a nonresident sex offender have to register as a sex offender in Texas?   3317
Who does a sex offender register with?   3562
Who is required to register as a sex offender?   3300