The Impact of Sex Offender Residence Restrictions: 1,000 Feet From Danger or One Step From Absurd?

@article{Levenson2005TheIO,
  title={The Impact of Sex Offender Residence Restrictions: 1,000 Feet From Danger or One Step From Absurd?},
  author={J. Levenson and Leo P Cotter},
  journal={International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology},
  year={2005},
  volume={49},
  pages={168 - 178}
}
  • J. Levenson, Leo P Cotter
  • Published 2005
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology
Several states have enacted public policies that prohibit sex offenders who have abused children from living within close proximity to a school, park, day care center, or school bus stop. The purpose of this exploratory study was to describe the impact of residence restrictions on sex offender reintegration and to better understand sex offenders' perceptions of these laws. A survey of 135 sex offenders in Florida was conducted. Most of the molesters who responded to the survey indicated that… Expand
264 Citations
Collateral consequences of sex offender residence restrictions
  • 118
  • PDF
Sex Offender Residence Restrictions: Unintended Consequences and Community Reentry
  • 150
Does Residential Proximity Matter? A Geographic Analysis of Sex Offense Recidivism
  • 162
  • Highly Influenced
  • PDF
The Impact of Specialized Sex Offender Legislation on Community Reentry
  • 191
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 32 REFERENCES
Sex offender recidivism: a review.
  • 640
  • PDF
Prevention or Problem
  • 48
The Impact of Polygraphy on Admissions of Victims and Offenses in Adult Sexual Offenders
  • 153
A Structured Approach to Evaluating Change Among Sexual Offenders
  • 327
Crossover Sexual Offenses
  • 145
Self-Reported Sex Crimes of Nonincarcerated Paraphiliacs
  • 544
  • PDF
Predicting relapse: a meta-analysis of sexual offender recidivism studies.
  • 2,203
  • PDF
Multiple paraphilic diagnoses among sex offenders.
  • 347
...
1
2
3
4
...