In the Wetterling Act was amended by Megan's Law, which requires states to release relevant information about registered sex offenders to protect the public. Information from the various Jurisdiction Websites is not hosted by the Department, and the Department has neither responsibility for nor control over the information available for public inspection or search from individual Jurisdiction Websites that are accessible through this Website. The information in the CSAR is provided to local law enforcement agencies by the sex offender during the registration process. You may also email this agency via the "contact" link located on this website. Jetseta Marrie Gage was a Cedar Rapids, Iowa, child who was kidnapped, raped and murdered by a registered sex offender in If you have any questions please contact: The public can use this Website to educate themselves about the possible presence of such offenders in their local communities. This law bears the name of Megan Kanka, a seven year old girl who was sexually molested and murdered by a convicted sex offender after being invited into his home to play with his new puppy. Jetseta's case prompted awareness and changes in sentencing and sex offender registration laws for those who commit child sex crimes in Iowa. The Office of the Attorney General is unable to guarantee the accuracy of this translation and is therefore not liable for any inaccurate information resulting from the translation application tool. The Department does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the information contained in Jurisdiction Websites regarding specific offenders or with respect to the omission of information about other offenders who may be residing, working, or attending school in the vicinity of any location that is the subject of any search using this Website. Please consult with a translator for accuracy if you are relying on the translation or are using this site for official business. The Act set forth guidelines for states to establish sex offender registry programs. The photos below are a few of the registrants who were recently updated. Any individual who believes that information contained in a Jurisdiction Website is not accurate should communicate with the agency responsible for compiling and updating the information with respect to that Jurisdiction Website. It is possible that information accessed or obtained through this Website may not reflect current residences, employment, school attendance, or other information regarding such individuals, and users are forewarned that it is incumbent upon them to verify information.