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#Sex Offenders

# sex-offenders - Monday 2 April, 2012

Column: New rules for sex offenders aren’t an option, they’re a no-brainer
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: New rules for sex offenders aren’t an option, they’re a no-brainer

Apr 2nd 2012, 7:30 PM 142 Views 41 Comments

We don’t even have an actual sex offenders’ register – and change is long overdue, writes campaigner and abuse survivor Andrew Madden.

Tighter restrictions needed on sex offenders, say gardaí
# Sex Offenders
# Sex Offenders

Tighter restrictions needed on sex offenders, say gardaí

Apr 2nd 2012, 10:52 AM 2,241 Views 37 Comments

Sex offenders would have to provide photographs of themselves under the proposal from garda sergeants.

# sex-offenders - Monday 10 October, 2011

Poll: Should a sex offenders register be made public?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should a sex offenders register be made public?

Oct 10th 2011, 11:27 AM 3,985 Views 46 Comments

As startling figures emerge on convicted offenders breaching their notification rules, it looks like legislation will tighten up around a sex offenders’ register. But how far should it go?

Call for creation of official sex offenders register
# Sex Offenders
# Sex Offenders

Call for creation of official sex offenders register

Oct 10th 2011, 11:06 AM 660 Views 4 Comments

Independent TD Denis Naughten says address notification breaches by offenders shows system is not protecting children.

# sex-offenders - Thursday 15 September, 2011

Child sexual abuse support group reports continuing high demand for services
# Child Sexual Abuse
# Child Sexual Abuse

Child sexual abuse support group reports continuing high demand for services

Sep 15th 2011, 7:15 AM 570 Views 0 Comments

Last year, over 900 people sought the services of One in Four which seeks to help adult survivors of child sexual abuse in Ireland.

# sex-offenders - Monday 12 September, 2011

Version of Sarah's Law to be introduced in Ireland
# Sarah's Law
# Sarah's Law

Version of Sarah's Law to be introduced in Ireland

Sep 12th 2011, 4:22 PM 2,392 Views 22 Comments

Although proposed legislation will not go as far as Megan’s Law in America, Gardaí will be allowed to disclose certain information about sex offenders living in the community.

# sex-offenders - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

White-collar crime 'stretches gardaí to the limit'
Live Apr 19th 2011, 8:31 AM

White-collar crime 'stretches gardaí to the limit'

# sex-offenders - Wednesday 16 February, 2011

Sex offenders have right to appeal UK registration
# Britain
# Britain

Sex offenders have right to appeal UK registration

Feb 16th 2011, 1:12 PM 560 Views 0 Comments

Supreme Court ruling sees Home Office prepare new rules regarding the official registration of convicted sex offenders, but Nick Clegg vows it won’t mean sex offenders “disappear off the radar”.

# sex-offenders - Monday 14 February, 2011

Shatter outlines FG plan to tag sex offenders
# Sex Offenders
# Sex Offenders

Shatter outlines FG plan to tag sex offenders

Feb 14th 2011, 4:20 PM 1,168 Views 0 Comments

Party intends to introduce tagging within a year of taking office, if it is elected into government.

Poll: Should sex offenders be electronically tagged?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should sex offenders be electronically tagged?

Feb 14th 2011, 10:25 AM 2,331 Views 6 Comments

Reports today suggest Fine Gael is in favour of the electronic tagging of sex offenders – is this a necessary child protection measure, or is it a breach of their human rights?