Sex Offender Registration and Community Notification- Washington

Offenders requiring registration are any adult of juvenile residing whether or not the person has a fixed residence, is employed, or carries on a vocation in this state who has been found to have committed or has been convicted of any sex offense or kidnapping offense, or who has been found not guilty by reason of insanity of committing any sex offense or kidnapping offense.

Information collected includes registrants full name, last name, first name, and suffix (SR, JR, 111, etc.) address, date and place of birth, place of employment, crime for which convicted, date and place of conviction, aliases used, social security number, photograph and fingerprints.

Contact:

Sex/Kidnapping Offender Registration Team – Vickie – (360) 534-2000.

Administrating Agency:

Washington State Patrol
Identification and Criminal History Section
P.O. Box 42633
Olympia, WA 98504-2633
Fax (360) 534-2072.

Timeframe for Registration:

Within 24 hours of release, immediately if not confined; within 30 days of establishing residency; within 24 hours days of moving to a new county.

Penalties for Non-Compliance:

A class C felony if the crime for which the individual was convicted was a felony sex offense or a federal or out-of-state conviction for an offense that under the laws of this state would be a felony kidnapping offense. If the crime was other than a felony or a federal or out-of-state conviction for an offense that under the laws of this state would be other than a felony, violation of this section is a class c felony.

Confidentiality Provision:

Conviction records may be disseminated without restriction.

State Information: http://www.icrimewatch.net/washington.php


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