The Greenfield Police Department is releasing the following information pursuant to M. The individuals who appear on this notification have been convicted of a sex offense that requires his/her registration.
Law enforcement agencies have no authority to direct where a sex offender lives or works.
Unless court order restrictions exist, these offenders are constitutionally free to live wherever he/she chooses. In addition, any person who uses registry information to threaten to commit a crime may be punished by a fine of not more that on hundred dollars ($100.00) or by imprisonment for not more than six (6) months.
Sex offenders have always lived in our communities: but it was not until the passage of this law (which mandates sex offender registration) that law enforcement could share this information with you.
Any abuse of this information to threaten, intimidate or harass registered sex offenders will not be tolerated and could potentially jeopardize our authority to keep the public informed. s 178C-178P for such purposes shall be punished by not more than two and one half (2 1/ 2) years in a house of correction or by a fine of not more than one thousand dollars ($1000.00) or both (M.
The new regulations reflect the recent Supreme Judicial Court’s decision in John Doe No. For those individuals seeking sex offender reclassification or classification in Massachusetts, it is important to be aware of these changes.
As a result of these extensive changes to the Massachusetts sex offender registration law by the Board, as well as by the legislature and the courts, it is important for sex offenders in Massachusetts to consult with a Massachusetts sex offender attorney about legal assistance with their classification and sex offender reclassification matters.If you are interested in speaking with a Massachusetts sex offender attorney please contact Attorney Crouch at (617) 441-5111 or email him to set up a free, initial consultation.Sex Offenders (Level 3 and others) In order to View and Read about Level 3 Registered Sex Offenders please drop by the Medford Police Department lobby or click on the links below.Sex Offender Registry information shall not be used to commit a crime to engage in illegal discrimination or harassment of an registered offender. Any person who uses information disclosed pursuant to M. The Holden Police Department complies with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry Law (M. When an individual who lives, works, or attends school in Massachusetts is convicted of a sexual offense, the Sex Offender Registry Board (SORB) classifies him or her as a Level 1, 2, or 3 Sex Offender.