Less than a block away, pitched along both sides of the road, are 28 camping tents. Remember Me. Local businesses have removed knobs from outdoor water spigots, and the only public bathroom is in a Walmart one mile away. Dozens of sex offenders now live there in donated tents, while an additional 20 to 40 drive in before dusk for curfew and sleep overnight in their cars.
Advanced Search. But critics of the camp consider it an outrage that human beings are forced to live in such horrendous conditions — in some cases, for several years. Without an active sewer line, muddy drainage collects along the curb, mixing with debris and waste. For years, sex offenders struggled to find addresses that satisfied the harsh countywide ordinance.
Animals live better than this. David Dermer, then mayor of Miami Beach, proposed an ordinance that increased the residency restriction to 2, feet, effectively making the entire city off-limits when it passed. Any individual who believes that information contained in a Jurisdiction Website is not accurate should communicate with the agency responsible for compiling and updating the information with respect to that Jurisdiction Website.
Even when they found a place, they were often evicted and relocated once a new school was built in their vicinity. NSOPW does not endorse the organizations or views represented by this site and takes no responsibility for, and exercises no control over, the accuracy, accessibility, copyright or trademark compliance or legality of the material contained on this site.
Byprobation officers called the warehouse district in North Miami-Dade one of the last few places in the county where sex offenders could live. But the head of the county's Homeless Trust, Ron Book, a major facilitator of the law instill abides by his original judgment: "The Constitution doesn't guarantee where you can live when you break the law," he says.
I've never even gotten a parking ticket. Local shelters say they are too close to schools.
Even when they found a place, they were often evicted and relocated once a new school was built in their vicinity. Already registered? How to Identify. Safety and Education. They come to my restaurant to use the bathroom — no shoes, no shirt — but the police came and told me to stop.