These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of National Sexual Offender Register and Service Provider Website.
This Website is provided as a public service by the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking In Persons (NAPTIP). Using this Website, interested members of the public have access to and may search public information regarding the presence or location of sexual offenders who have been convicted of sexually violent offenses against adults and children and certain sexual contact and other crimes against victims who are minors. The public can use this Website to educate themselves about the possible presence of such offenders in their local communities.
Information from this website is not hosted by NAPTIP, however, NAPTIP has responsibility for control over the information available for public inspection or search that are accessible through this Website. NAPTIP does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the information contained 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. In this regard, NAPTIP accepts no responsibility or liability for damages of any kind resulting from reliance on this information or lack thereof.
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. Any user seeking more information or verification should communicate with NAPTIP and/or local law enforcement agencies where the offender resides, works, or attends school, as appropriate. Any individual who believes that information contained in this Website is not accurate should communicate with NAPTIP or the agency responsible for compiling and updating the information.
Any person who uses information contained in or accessed through this Website to threaten, intimidate, or harass any individual, including registrants or family members, or who otherwise misuses this information may be subject to criminal prosecution or civil liability under federal law.
By using this Website, the user (1) consents to and agrees to abide by and be subject to any and all policies/disclaimers/terms and conditions for access applicable to any sex offender that the user accesses through the use of this Website. (2) waives any and all rights that the user may or might have against NAPTIP or any of their officials, employees, or contractors arising out of use of and/or reliance on this Website and (3) agrees not to perform any actions on this Website, such as automated searching or attempts to bypass security mechanisms, that may impact its operation.