You may also register for the Community Notification system so that you can be notified by email when a registered sex offender moves into the specified radius of the address submitted. The Act applies to any person residing, working, or attending school within the state who has been convicted or received any probationary term for a sex crime in the state after November 1, , or has entered the state after November 1, , having previously been convicted or received any probationary term for a sex crime.
State law designates certain sex offenders as habitual two or more sex crime convictions or aggravated convicted of the most serious kinds of sex offenses , and based on federal law all sex offenders are assigned to one of three levels.
The Act describes Level 1 offenders as those who pose a low danger to the community and not likely engage in criminal sexual conduct; Level 2 offenders pose a moderate danger to the community and may continue to engage in criminal sexual conduct; and Level 3 offenders pose a serious danger to the community and will continue to engage in criminal sexual conduct. All offenders are flagged according to these designations on this site.
Habitual, aggravated and Level 3 offenders are required to register for their lifetime. Level 2 offenders are required to register for twenty-five years following expiration of their sentence. Level 1 offenders are required to register for fifteen years following expiration of their sentence. The registration time period for Level 1 and 2 offenders whose conviction is from another jurisdiction, begins from initial registration date in Oklahoma. The Oklahoma Sex Offender Registry provides information to the public and law enforcement in the interest of public safety.
The Oklahoma Department of Corrections has not considered or assessed the specific risk of re-offense with regard to any individual prior to his or her inclusion on this web site and has made no determination that any individual included on the web site is currently dangerous. Individuals on the registry are included solely by virtue of their conviction record and state law.
The primary purpose of providing this information is to make the information easily available and accessible. In Oklahoma sex offenders are required to register with the Department of Corrections and with their local law enforcement agency. Failure to register and comply with the Act is a felony offense punishable by up to five years in prison.
In addition to checking this site, you should contact your local police department or sheriff's office for information they may have about known offenders in your community. The Oklahoma Department of Corrections updates the registry daily to provide the most complete and accurate information. Through regular correspondence and cooperation with local police departments and sheriff's offices, address and other information is updated to ensure its validity and timeliness.
However, information changes quickly and much of the information contained in a registration record has been provided by the registrant. Neither the Oklahoma Department of Corrections nor your local police department or sheriff's office can guarantee the accuracy of this information at all times. Habitual, Aggravated and Level 3 sex offenders are required to verify their home address every ninety days, Level 2 offenders semiannually, and Level 1 offenders annually.
It is common for offenders to move and fail to notify the Department of Corrections or their local law enforcement agency of their new address. Reliance on any information provided herein is at the user's sole risk. The Oklahoma Department of Corrections shall not be responsible for any use or reliance on information provided, or the lack of any information present that might result in injury or damage of any kind.
Sex offender registry information shall not be used to retaliate against the registrants, their families, or their employers in any way. Vandalism, verbal or written threats of harm are illegal and will result in arrest and prosecution.
If you believe any information contained in this registry to be inaccurate, please do the following: Use the Search form to locate the offender. Provide the information you believe to be incorrect, or a brief note.
Oklahoma Supreme Court Order in Starkey v. In accordance with the Starkey decision, the Oklahoma Department of Corrections is diligently reviewing all registrants on the Oklahoma Sex Offender Registry and will be removing offenders that are determined to be subject to the opinion.
A Court Order will not be required for removal of offenders that are subject to the holding in the Starkey case. I have read the Web Site Caveats and agree to the terms.