Please review the Sex Offender Frequently Asked Questions for more detailed information about sex offender registration in Texas. Like the information in the TXDPS database, state law makes most registration information contained in local registries available to the public. Only states that provide this information can be searched.
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Unlawful restraint, if the victim was under 17 years of age - TEX. An indication of each license, as defined by Article Compelling prostitution - TEX. A second violation for indecent exposure, unless the second violation results in a deferred adjudication.
This free online eBook includes vital statistics, how to tell if a predator is victimizing a child, and social media and cyber-bullying. Like the information in the TXDPS database, state law makes most registration information contained in local registries available to the public. Most of the time, sexual predators look like regular people.
How to Report Abuse and Get Help. DPS cannot guarantee the records you obtain through this site relate to the person about whom you are seeking information. Call Location Search. Search sex offender registries for all 50 states, The District of Columbia, U.
However, it is your responsibility to make sure the records you access through this site pertain to the person about whom you are seeking information. If you know or suspect a child is being sexually abused, please report it to your local child protective services.
If you are unsure of who to contact, the Child Welfare Information Gateway has a list of contacts. Finally, if a high risk sex offender or a civilly committed sexually violent predator moves into a community, the TXDPS will notify the community by mailing to each residence and business in the community a postcard containing information about the offender or predator.
Public notification of registered sex offenders is accomplished in several different ways. The verification agency is listed in the specific Sex Offender Registration information. State law specifically makes most information in this database freely available to the public.