Sex Offenders

Blurred Subway Train
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Peter Haskell
January 08, 2020 - 5:57 pm
Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday formally proposed a plan to ban certain sex offenders from the city’s transportation network.
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AP News
December 22, 2019 - 4:29 pm
New York’s governor says convicted sex offenders should be required to disclose their social media screen names to prevent them from using apps to exploit children.
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WCBS 880
WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 10, 2019 - 4:16 pm
Sen. Chuck Schumer is calling on the Department of Justice to implement a law that would give schools, after-school programs and other places caring for vulnerable people special access to the national list of sex offenders before hiring workers.
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Jeffrey Epstein
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July 25, 2019 - 9:47 am
Financier Jeffrey Epstein is reportedly on suicide watch after he was found injured and lying semi-conscious in the fetal position inside of his New York City jail cell early Tuesday morning, according to NBC New York .
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Gian Verdelli
June 28, 2019 - 1:45 pm
Police arrested a notorious sex offender Friday after he was accused of groping another victim on a Manhattan subway.
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Subway F train
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May 15, 2019 - 2:16 pm
City lawmakers and police officials are pushing new legislation that would ban repeat sexual offenders from the city’s subway system for life.
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Florida Department of Law Enforcement
May 09, 2019 - 10:07 am
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- A sex offender was arrested in lower Manhattan for allegedly killing an elderly florida man with a sword. Investigators say 32-year-old Nicholas Gibson may have killed six other people and told police he committed murders in Florida, Georgia and California going back as far...
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Operation Open House
New Jersey Attorney General's Office
September 19, 2018 - 9:05 am
Two dozen men are under arrest for allegedly chatting with and attempting to lure minors into having sex in New Jersey.
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September 12, 2018 - 2:52 pm
For the first time on Thursday, felons on parole will be able to vote in New York.
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September 07, 2018 - 6:41 pm
With primary day in New York less than a week away, one local state senator wants to make sure kids in schools that have polling places remain safe.
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