The city of Lewiston recognizes that it has an obligation to protect the health, safety, and welfare of its children by prohibiting convicted sex offenders from residing in identified areas within the city where there is a ificant concentration of children. The city recognizes that sex offenders who prey upon children may have a high rate of recidivism.
Notwithstanding that certain persons convicted of sex offenses or sexually violent offenses are required to register with the state, Adult seeking real sex MO Bland 65014 city finds that further protective measures are necessary and warranted to safeguard places where children congregate.
The Lonely housewives looking sex Greensburg of the ordinance is to provide such further protective measures, while balancing the interests and residential needs of sex offenders.
This ordinance is adopted in accordance with the provisions of A M. D Domicile - the status or attribution of being a permanent resident in a particular jurisdiction.
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They also said removing offenders from downtown areas can cut their access to needed rehabilitation programs. The discussion rolled on for more than an hour.
Arguments also arose over the rates of recidivism among offenders. According to police records, there are registered sex offenders in Lewiston, a that has grown by about 25 percent in a year.
When the Auburn City Council passed the ordinance earlier this year, Police Chief Phillip Crowell said there were 52 sex offenders in the city, 25 of whom qualified for the residency restrictions.