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How do I look up sex offenders in South Dakota?

How do I look up sex offenders in South Dakota?

Yes, the state-wide sex offender registry is available on the Attorney General’s Office and Division of Criminal Investigation web site. You can view the South Dakota Sex Offender registry at

How can I find nearby sex offenders?

The best way to pinpoint the addresses of sex offenders in your community is head to, the Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender Public website.

Where can sex offenders live in South Dakota?

In South Dakota, registered sex offenders are required to live at least 500 feet from a school, a public park or pool and its facilities, placing them in pockets of neighborhoods with others just like them and raising the risk of reoffending, according to multiple experts who work with sex offenders.

Are sex offenders on Facebook?

Convicted sex offenders aren’t allowed to use Facebook.

How many sex offenders live in South Dakota?

3,777 registered sex offenders
South Dakota has a compliancy rate of 98%. There are currently 3,777 registered sex offenders residing statewide with just 63 identified instances of non-compliance.

How long do sex offenders have to register in South Dakota?

If the sex offender is not otherwise registered in the state, the sex offender shall register within three business days of coming into any county when the sex offender applies for or receives a South Dakota driver license, registers a motor vehicle, establishes a postal address, or registers to vote.

Can you be removed from the sex offenders register?

An adult can apply after 15 years and a juvenile after eight years. However, if you are also subject to a Sexual Offences Prevention Order, that must be removed before an application can be made in respect to notification requirements, we can of course assist you with this.

Can a sex offender have Instagram?

Convicted sex offenders are not allowed to use Instagram. If you’ve encountered an account that may belong to a convicted sex offender, please use this form to let us know.