Approximately 20 percent of the inmates in Washington correctional facilities and 18 percent of individuals on community supervision are serving time for sexual crimes, making their management and treatment a major concern for the Department of Corrections DOC and the community. DOC and its partners have a comprehensive system consisting of confinement, treatment, supervision, notification and civil commitment whose ultimate goal is public safety. Explore the following sections to learn more sex offender treatment in correctional facilities and in the community:. The Department operates prison treatment programs for male and female offenders at four prison sites:.
Sex Offender Treatment and Assessment | Washington State Department of Corrections
The Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections, through the Division of Probation and Parole, supervises approximately 2, people convicted of sex offenses in communities across Louisiana. However, this is only a fraction of the individuals required to register and notify within the state. The Office of State Police, Bureau of Criminal Identification and Information the Bureau is charged with maintaining a central registry of sex offenders and child predators. Information on the purpose and history of the program, registration and notification requirements, and a search for a person registered as a sex offender or child predator can be found on the State Police website. View the Registry The Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections, through the Division of Probation and Parole, supervises approximately 2, people convicted of sex offenses in communities across Louisiana. View the registry. Stay informed when emergencies happen.
Sex Offender Registry
You may also register for the Community Notification system so that you can be notified by email when a registered sex offender moves into the specified radius of the address submitted. The Act applies to any person residing, working, or attending school within the state who has been convicted or received any probationary term for a sex crime in the state after November 1, , or has entered the state after November 1, , having previously been convicted or received any probationary term for a sex crime. State law designates certain sex offenders as habitual two or more sex crime convictions or aggravated convicted of the most serious kinds of sex offenses , and based on federal law all sex offenders are assigned to one of three levels. The Act describes Level 1 offenders as those who pose a low danger to the community and not likely engage in criminal sexual conduct; Level 2 offenders pose a moderate danger to the community and may continue to engage in criminal sexual conduct; and Level 3 offenders pose a serious danger to the community and will continue to engage in criminal sexual conduct. All offenders are flagged according to these designations on this site.
Do sex offenders receive treatment while in prison? Failure to take part or complete STOP can negatively impact an inmate's parole and classification level. Those inmates who are terminated from or refuse treatment while in prison may have their visits restricted, may be classified to a higher level and may jeopardize their parole release.