Wed., June 1, 2011 3:00pm
Schools, libraries and other public buildings in Savannah's Chatham County now have binders showing area sex offenders. Authorities delivered photos of more than 400 sex offenders to more than 100 public places. A new state law requires all sheriffs to have sex offender information in print -- not just online.
Thu., August 12, 2010 3:07pm
The state's independent auditing arm says, Georgia is spending a million-and-a-half dollars a year for an inefficient, outdated and error-prone sex offender registry. The audit says, the database is so bad, local sherrifs have to maintain their own, separate registries and the public has a hard time finding useful information about sex offenders online. The Georgia Bureau of Investigation maintains the registry.
Tue., June 8, 2010 4:20pm
A bill changing Georgia’s controversial sex offender law was signed by Governor Sonny Perdue last month with little fanfare.
Tue., August 25, 2009 5:48pm
Wendy Whitaker challenged sex offender residency laws after officials order