Additional Resources

Sexual Violence: Opposing Viewpoints. Helen Cothran, editor, Greenhaven Press, 2003.

Expert: Castration No Cure for Pedophilia. Robert Crowe, The Houston Chronicle, Section B, P. 1, May 10, 2005.

Summary of State Sex Offender Registries, 2001. Bureau of Justice Statistics, Department of Justice, March 2002, available at http://www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bjs/pub/ascii/sssor01.txt.

Chemical Procedure for Sex Offender Weighed. Larry Keller, Palm Beach Post, Page 1B, August 30, 2005.

Twice as Many Sex Offenders Missing. Lee Rood, Des Moines Register, Page A1, January 22, 2006.

Sex Offender Civil Commitment Fact Sheet [Minneosota] Office of the Ombudsman for Mental Health and Mental Retardation, January 2004, available at http://www.ombudmhmr.state.mn.us/cctrc/sexoffenderccfactsheet.htm.

Reaching Out. Justine Brown, Government Technology, May 27, 2005, available at http://www.govtech.net/magazine/story.php?id=93808.

Sex Offender Community Notification Law [Alabama]. Available at http://www.ago.state.al.us/victim_master.cfm?Action=Offender.

Organizations

National Sex Offender Registry (NSOR)

URL: http://www.nsor.net/index.htm

Jacob Wetterling Foundation (JWF)

2314 University Avenue West, Suite 14
St. Paul, MN 55114 USA
Phone: (800) 325-HOPE
Fax: (651) 714-9098
URL: http://www.jwf.org
Primary Contact: Nancy Sabin, Executive Director

Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, Amber Alert Program

810 Seventh Street NW
Washington, D.C. 20531 USA
URL: http://www.amberalert.gov
Primary Contact: Regina B. Schofield, Amber Alert Coordinator, Assistant Attorney General