offender offender  /ə ˈfɛn dər/


  • (n) a person who transgresses moral or civil law


  1. For many a first offender, the worst part of prison comes in those shocking first days behind bars.
  2. A federal judge today shot down a new New Jersey law that required authorities to notify residents when a convicted sex offender moved into their neighborhood.
  3. Attorney General Janet Reno wants states tomake sex offenders register their addresseswith police for at least a decade after they are released from prison.


  1. Sex Offender Charged With Making Child Porn

    A registered sex offender has been charged with producing child pornography while he was committed to a sexual predator unit at Larned State Hospital
    on June 20, 2013     Source: KAKE Wichita

  2. Registered sex offender charged with sexually abusing 10-year-old

    (KMOV) – A registered sex offender is accused of molesting a 10-year-old boy in Warren County. Douglas Hahn, 42, was charged with two counts of first-degree child molestation. Police said Hahn sexually abused the boy in 2002 while the victim’s father was living at Hahn’s house. The Warren County Sheriff’s Department began an investigation earlier this month after the allegations came to light ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: KMOV St. Louis

  3. Sex offender admits to impersonating soldier while hiding in Vermont

    A convicted sex offender from Washington state has admitted in federal court to impersonating a soldier from North Carolina while hiding out in Vermont.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Burlington Free Press

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