There are approximately 1, sex offenders in Summit County. But if one of them re-offends, will law enforcement be able to find them? Inspector Bill Holland and Deputy Caitlin Brugmann teamed up to check addresses in Cuyahoga Falls, which has 33 registered sex offenders. We do this over the course of a few days," Holland said. In past "verification investigations", deputies have found that anywhere from five to eight percent of offenders are breaking the law by not properly registering. If they can find evidence that a sex offender is not living where he's registered, the sheriff's office will issue a warrant for failure to register—a felony.
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In Summit, there are on-average 1, registered sex offenders. That number can vary daily based on how many people are required to register. When convicted of a sex crime and sentenced, offenders must write down addresses for where they live and work. Depending on the level of offence, some offenders have to check-in with authorities every 90 days. When they move, they're required to update their address within three days. He was convicted of rape and got out of jail in His victim was an underage girl.
Create an Account - Increase your productivity, customize your experience, and engage in information you care about. Skip to Main Content. Sign In. Sex Offender Information Disclaimer The purpose of this website is to provide the public with information about sex offenders living in unincorporated Summit County. Other municipalities, towns, or cities located within Summit County that have their own police departments are not included on this website.
Jump to a detailed profile, search site with google or try advanced search. According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were registered sex offenders living in Akron as of December 02, The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Akron is to 1. No representation is made that the persons listed here are currently on the state's sex offenders registry. All names presented here were gathered at a past date.