Gov. Baker Says Law Should Be Reviewed As Child Rapist Is About To Be ReleasedWayne Chapman was called a person of interest in the disappearance of a boy in 1976. A year later he was convicted of raping two other boys in Lawrence.
Mass. Registry Lacks Info On 1,700 Sex OffendersAn audit has found that the Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry has lost track of more than 1,700 convicted sex offenders.
Mass. Forced To Remove Names From Sex Offender DatabaseMany names are now being removed from the internet database due to a Supreme Judicial Court decision.
New Hampshire Sex Offender Challenging Constitutionality Of Registry Rules The New Hampshire Supreme Court will hear a challenge to the constitutionality of sex offender registry requirements for convicts whose crimes were committed before the legislature imposed more stringent rules.
State Senate Approves Changes To Sex Offender LawsSenate President Therese Murray said the Senate decided to take action after the arrest of a Wakefield man last year for allegedly sexually abusing children at his wife's unlicensed day care.
Norfolk DA Wants Sex Offenders To Register Online IdentitiesMichael Morrissey wants sex offenders to register their e-mail addresses, as well as any identities used on Facebook and other social media pages.