Campus Sex Crimes Prevention Act

Campus Sex Crimes Prevention Act

The Federal Campus Sex Crimes Prevention Act requires colleges and universities to issue a statement advising the campus community where state law enforcement agency information concerning registered sex offenders may be obtained. The act also requires registered sex offenders to provide to appropriate state officials notice of each institution of higher education in that state at which the offender intends to be employed, or is enrolled as a student or intends to be enrolled as a student.

How to Inquire Members of the Holyoke Community College community may request information about sex offenders in Massachusetts at the Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry Board, telephone (978) 740-6400 or at http://www.state.ma.us/sorb or the City of Holyoke Police Department at (413) 322-6900.

Note the following: There are penalties for Improper Use of Sex Offender Registry. Information contained in the Sex Offender Registry shall not be used to commit a crime against an offender or to engage in illegal discrimination or harassment of an offender. Any person who improperly uses Sex Offender Registry information shall be subject to all penalties, fines and or imprisonment. 

 

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