Sex Crime Legislation

The Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act and Colorado Sex Offenders

Sex offenders in Colorado, particularly in counties like Denver, Jefferson, Adams, Arapahoe, Douglas, Larimer, and Weld should be aware of the Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act. Colorado has not approved this act, but other states have, and people convicted of Sexual Exploitation of a Child (CRS 18-6-403), Sexual Assault on a Child (CRS …

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The Jacob Wetterling Act and Colorado Sex Offenders

The Jacob Wetterling Crimes Against Children and Sexually Violent Offender Registration Act mandated that states across America, including Colorado, must develop a state-wide registry that lists sex offenders and people convicted of crimes against children. All across Colorado in counties like Denver, Jefferson, Adams, Arapahoe, Douglas, Larimer, and Weld County sex offenders must register because …

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Megan’s Law and Colorado Sex Offenders

Sex Offenders living in Colorado counties like Denver, Jefferson, Douglas County are not treated the same as other offenders after release from prison. In Colorado, people convicted of sex crimes like Unlawful Sexual Contact (CRS 18-3-404), Internet Sexual Exploitation of a Child (CRS 18-3-405.4), and Aggravated Incest (CRS 18-6-301) must register as a sex offender. …

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