Sex Offender Sweep Nets 20 Felony Arrests In Macomb, Oakland CountiesInvestigators had previously checked the residences of 414 registered sex offenders in both counties to verify the offenders were living at their reported addresses.
Judge: Parts Of Michigan's Sex Offender Law UnconstitutionalParts of Michigan's sex offender registry law are unconstitutional, including a requirement that offenders stay at least 1,000 feet from schools, a federal judge has ruled.
Court Keeps Man On Sex Offender List But Says 'Troubling'A three-judge panel says some people are being added to the list even when their crimes aren't sexual. The court says the result is "ambiguity" and possible misperceptions by the public.
Sex Offenders Will Have To Pay To Live In Michigan Under Bill Signed By Gov. SnyderThe bill requires more than 40,000 people on Michigan’s sex offender registry to pay an annual $50 fee.
Sex Offender Verification Starts Tuesday In Mich.The quarterly verification period for Michigan residents convicted of sex offenses gets underway Tuesday across the state.
Family Dollar Murder Case Reveals Flaw In Sex Offender SystemOfficials are looking at ways to upgrade the sex-offender after a clerical error made it appear a convicted offender — now accused of murder — was still in prison.
Michigan Senate OKs Annual Sex Offender FeeRegistered sex offenders living in Michigan would have to pay an annual fee under a measure that has passed the GOP-led Senate.
Michigan's Sex Offenders Could Face Annual FeesA bill to require the more than 40,000 people on Michigan's sex offender registry to pay an annual fee is igniting a debate over who should bear the costs for operating and maintaining the state's system used to track offenders.
Mich. House Approves Expansion Of Online Sex Offender ListThe Michigan House has approved expanding the state's online public sex offender registry to people convicted of certain crimes against children.
Police Across Michigan Conduct Sex Offender SweepLaw enforcement agencies across Michigan are conducting their ninth annual statewide sex offender sweep.
Does Public Sex Offender List Create Crime? U-M Prof Thinks SoA recent paper co-authored by a University of Michigan law professor shows that publicizing sex offenders' identities may actually increase the chances they'll commit another sex crime.
State Police To Sweep For Sex Offenders