Related Information Reporting Crime Reporting Child Abuse Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force Other Links SEARCH For Sex Offenders in Your Neighborhood California's Megan's Law CA DOJ Megan's Law FAQs CA Attorney General's Office Child Abuse Council of Santa Clara County The Sexual Assaults Investigation Unit (SAIU) is responsible for managing investigations of all sex offenses reported in the city.The work includes internet and child pornography cases, and violations of sex offender registration requirements.The unit works closely with the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office, which prosecutes cases involving sex registrants who are out of compliance.SEARCH FOR REGISTERED SEX OFFENDERS IN YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD Megan’s Law Web Application - Search State database of registered sex offenders with local maps and details.We urge you to review the following: Sex Offender locations and information can also be displayed on a map at Crime CALIFORNIA PENAL CODE SECTION 290 Section 290 of the California Penal Code requires people convicted of certain sexual offenses to register with the local law enforcement agency responsible for the jurisdiction in which they reside within 5 working days of their birthday, and within 5 working days of changing their address. Law enforcement cannot dictate where an offender lives, as long as the offender registers his / her residence with the appropriate jurisdiction.(Complete requirements are listed in Section 290 of the California Penal Code.) CONDITIONS It is illegal to use information obtained through the Megan's Law web site to commit a crime against a registered sex offender or to engage in discrimination or harassment against a registered sex offender.Civil misuse of this information may subject the person to civil damages.Anyone who uses this information contained in this database to commit a criminal act against another is subject to criminal prosecution.
The team is committed to ensuring sex registrants living within San Jose are in compliance and take enforcement actions on those that are failing to comply.290 TEAM Program: Sex Offender Registration Enforcement Team (290 Team) California for more than 50 years has required dangerous sex offenders to register with their local law enforcement agencies.However, information on the whereabouts of these sex offenders was not available to the public until the implementation of the Child Molester Identification Line in July 1995.California’s Megan’s Law allows law enforcement to notify the public of serious and high-risk sex offenders who reside in or are employed in a community.California’s Megan’s Law requires the California Department of Justice to maintain a web application containing information on serious and high-risk sex offenders.