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#Sex Offenders Register

# sex-offenders-register - Wednesday 12 February, 2020

Man challenges District Court order placing him on sex offenders' register

Keady was handed a suspended sentence for the 2018 offence.

# sex-offenders-register - Friday 27 November, 2015

Man who "touched" teenage boys has name removed from sex offenders' register

The man was released from prison in 2002.

# sex-offenders-register - Thursday 12 November, 2015

Poll: Should sex offenders be able to take their name off the register? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should sex offenders be able to take their name off the register?

A court ruled yesterday that a man convicted of abusing his daughter 15 years ago should be able to take his name off.

# sex-offenders-register - Wednesday 11 November, 2015

# sex-offenders-register - Thursday 5 November, 2015

Poll: Should the addresses of sex offenders be published? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the addresses of sex offenders be published?

We want to know what you think.

# sex-offenders-register - Wednesday 20 May, 2015

There are 1,420 people on the Irish sex offenders register - but none of their details are public

The Justice minister says the gardaí informs her of any breaches.

# sex-offenders-register - Friday 11 October, 2013

‘No foot-dragging’: Government promises draft sex offenders bill by end of the month

The heads of a bill to deal with sex offenders will be published by the government before the end of the month, as the Dáil debated an independent TD’s proposed legislation today.

# sex-offenders-register - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

Poll: Should parents be given access to details of sex offenders in their area? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should parents be given access to details of sex offenders in their area?

Should a law similar to the so-called Sarah’s Law in the UK be introduced in Ireland?

# sex-offenders-register - Monday 25 June, 2012

# sex-offenders-register - Monday 2 April, 2012

Column: New rules for sex offenders aren’t an option, they’re a no-brainer

We don’t even have an actual sex offenders’ register – and change is long overdue, writes campaigner and abuse survivor Andrew Madden.

Tighter restrictions needed on sex offenders, say gardaí

Sex offenders would have to provide photographs of themselves under the proposal from garda sergeants.

# sex-offenders-register - Monday 10 October, 2011

Poll: Should a sex offenders register be made public? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should a sex offenders register be made public?

As startling figures emerge on convicted offenders breaching their notification rules, it looks like legislation will tighten up around a sex offenders’ register. But how far should it go?

Call for creation of official sex offenders register

Independent TD Denis Naughten says address notification breaches by offenders shows system is not protecting children.