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Read more: New data shows sex offenders in Victoria are going to prison for longer. Rather than trying something different, the reforms have simply captured more offenders within the scheme, managed them for longer, imposed greater restrictions on their liberty and increased the consequences of breaching their obligations.
Additionally, parents and adults should keep safety planning in the forefront all the time, not just when a potentially "dangerous" situation is presented. SAAGs aim to assist offenders to implement and achieve healthy lifestyle goals and manage their risk factors in the community.
Community volunteers who have worked with sex offenders in CoSA have reported positive outcomes from the experience, such as an increased sense of community and self-worthdeveloping emotional bonds with others, and feeling the program made the community safer.
Those without appropriate support people are helped chaperones for sex offenders in Victoria build connections with professionals, such as community or faith-based organisations. Take Level I of the program at your convenience. Read more: The folly of writing legislation in response to sensational crimes.
My daughter and grandchildren live in a neighborhood with a long list of sexual offenders. The public is justified in feeling concerned about the release of sex offenders, and governments should be doing everything they can to reduce their risk of re-offending.
Dear Concerned Grandparent, Restrictions such as the ones you refer to in your email vary according to the status of each individual registered sex offender.
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