Feb 06, 2009 · A study examining sex offenses in the state where Megan's Law was created says it hasn't deterred repeat offenses. The report released Thursday finds that registering sex Author: CBS/AP. deterrence—the effect of a law on sex offense rates of the general public, as well as recidivism sex offenders are released into the community.3 These measures were intended Study Methods and Findings The goal of this study is to answer a simple question: Does sex offender registration and.
registered sex offenders or are registries a label leading to a moral panic against sex offenders? The literature shows little or no effect on recidivism and crime rates, yet the laws are continually expanding the scope of required information and restrictions (Sample, 2008; Harris, Lebonow-Rostovsky & Author: Daniel J Wood. Dec 01, 2007 · Plethysmography Testing Requirements for Supervised Release of Sex Offenders Deemed an Undue Deprivation of Liberty When Less Invasive Testing Methods Are Available. Penile plethysmography tests a man's level of sexual arousal and “involves placing a pressure-sensitive device around a man's penis, presenting him with an array of sexually Cited by: 3.
Focused deterrence strategies generally target a specific type or group of offenders, such as youth gang members or repeat violent offenders. Many focused deterrence interventions have primarily targeted incidents of homicide and serious violence (criminal activities that usually involve chronic offenders) in urban settings (Kennedy 2006).