So until things change, we are doing what we can to comply with the law and present the information in a way where it is easy to use for anyone who wants to access it.” While the names are available online in a searchable format, 72 percent of the people surveyed in an informal Outlook poll said they have never been to the site to check to see if they had any offenders living near them.
Sexual Assault is any involuntary sexual act whether by coercion or force, and any other non-consensual sexual touching or behaviour.
The Outlook has published the names and images that appear on the Tallapoosa County Sex Offender Registry.
To view the information in detail click this link: There are 152 registered sex offenders in Tallapoosa County, according to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency.
“You are able to tailor a search so that you can track an offender or be alerted when there is any change or when an offender locates in your immediate area. I think most would agree that when you sit down and look exactly at what happened in each case, they may change their opinion on whether they think what happen is really a sex crime.
It is updated immediately and what you see there is the latest information available. “But on the other hand, most of the people who are on the registry are people you would want to be aware of, particularly if they are living in a place where you or your family may come in contact with them.