Part III: Search and Seizure

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INVESTIGATION
JUSTICE & CIVIL RIGHTS
POLITICS & POLICY
SOCIAL ISSUES
TAXES,MONEY & GOVERNMENT
3 min read
561 words
Beau Evans
Aug 13, 2021
Key Points
  • 600 sex predators off ankle monitors across Georgia by year’s end.
  • No legal fix from state lawmakers nearly two years later.
  • Police rely on registrations and house checks for predators.
How Georgia classifies sex offenders as predators came under sharp scrutiny during Park’s case, echoing legal challenges to ankle monitors that have occurred in several other states. Since 2006, Georgia’s Sexual Offender Registration Review Board has assumed the task of classifying offenders according to one of three risk levels based on reams of court records, ...

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