Sunday, April 17, 2016

A snapshot of sexual offenders in Pennsylvania

From the Pennsylvania Courts Communications Office, via email -
HARRISBURG—Under Pennsylvania’s Adam Walsh Act, 4,325 people were sentenced as sexual offenders between January 2013 – December 2015, and were charged with 16,987 offenses. Of those sexual offenders who were sentenced, 51% were between the ages of 19-35, and 44% were charged with sexual abuse of children.