I mock, but only because these myths of Halloween are so eminently mockable. Requiring registered sex offenders to register in any jurisdiction, not only where they live, but also where they work or attend school. This is because, contrary to popular belief, most released sex offenders do not re-offend, and because most attacks on children occur in their own home by someone they know.
Furthermore, the simple logistics of trick-or-treating make an assault very unlikely.
At Eastern Oregon University, registered sex offenders can be denied admission if their coursework requires them to have close contact with an individual in a private setting. Accessed 15 Oct. Perhaps the most beneficial aspect of the address-monitoring feature is that once your address and e-mail address have been registered, the system will automatically alert you via e-mail when an offender moves within a quarter- to two-mile radius of the registered address.
Vermont Department of Public Safety Vermont crime But, again, the Defendants have provided no evidence showing that the Plaintiffs have posed or will pose any threat to children trickor-treating on Halloween Detective Gary Coxen of the St.