Michigan is in the top 5 states for the highest amount of registered sex offenders and Metro Detroit alone currently has thousands registered sex offenders listed on the Michigan Sex Offender Registry , many of whom are classified as sexual predators. According to the Michigan Department of Corrections, there are 3, registered sex offenders within the city of Detroit, the most in any metro Detroit region. Among the suburban cities, Dearborn has , down from last year. Royal Oak has four more sex offenders regsitered this year at compared to last year's
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Among the state's registry restrictions the U. Detroit U. District Judge Robert Cleland has given the Legislature a deadline to amend the law by no later than 14 days after the coronavirus state of emergency ends. If the Republican-controlled Legislature fails to change the law with Democratic Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's approval, the current law would be considered invalid and sex offenders wouldn't have to deal with any reporting requirements. The GOP majority and Whitmer already have had trouble reaching deals on the budget, road repair funding and other controversial issues.
Michigan Public Sex Offender Registry
A tool from the state allows you to search for registered sex offenders in your neighborhood and see them on a map. According to the state, registered sex offenders are required to update their address in the Michigan Public Sex Offender Registry within three days of moving to a new home. When you search the state database, you have several options. The first is to type in your home address and view a map and list of sex offenders in your area.
Michigan Sex Offenders Law protects the residents of Michigan from convicted sex offenders in the State. The law came about as an effort to protect against the increasing number of unchecked sex offenders in the state. Michigan Sex Offender Law ensures that all sex offenders in the state registers with the local police.