Megan's Law is named after Megan Kanka, a 7-year-old New Jersey girl killed in by a twice-convicted sex offender. This will only be temporary until system upgrades are made to accommodate the requirements of the new law. You can see their faces. Critics say it's the electronic version of the scarlet letter. Squirrel Hill has four. Knowledge whether a person is a registered sex offender could be a significant factor in protecting yourself, your family members, or persons in your care from recidivist acts by registered sex offenders. I do not accept Pennsylvania's General Assembly has determined public safety will be enhanced by making information about registered sexual offenders available to the public through the internet. To register to receive electronic notifications click the Register link at the top of the page. These offenders are no longer subject to the Tier scheme regarding length of registration and reporting frequency requirements. When viewing the information on this website, please be advised that: You are cautioned that information provided on this site may not reflect the current residence, status, or other information regarding an offender. Act 10 substantially changes registration requirements for certain sexual offenders in Pennsylvania. The Search Offenders tab located at the top of the page allows you to search for offenders by county, municipality, city, zip code, mile radius, name, non-compliant offenders, Sexually Violent Predators, Sexually Violent Delinquent Children, and transient offenders. Pennsylvania's General Assembly has determined that public safety will be enhanced by making information about registered sex offenders available to the public through the Internet. If you're so inclined, you can jot down their names. By placing this information on the Internet, no representation is being made the listed individual will commit any specific crime in the future, nor is any representation being made that if the individual commits an offense, one of the listed offenses will be the offense committed.