The Best Android Apps for Monitoring Sex Offender
For victims of sexual crimes and concerned citizens it can be disconcerting to know that sexual offenders are in their area but not know where they are. Fortunately, technology and legislation has now made it possible to monitor and track sex offenders and predators in the U.S.
We have done some research and put together a list of the best android apps for locating these persons so you can keep your family and neighborhood safe.
Sex Offender Search Droid App
This app provides accurate and up-to-date information on sex offenders and individuals who have been convicted of child molestation. While the app can show the picture and full information of any sexual predator in the U.S., it can find those that are in your local area as well. The vendor claims to update the database on a daily basis. The app cost $1.99.
If you are wondering how safe that secluded trail is, or if your new neighbors are safe, StaySafe can help you determine that fact, at least as far as being safe from sex offenders is concerned. StaySafe tracks offenders and predators across the United States and can help you analyze the risk you are exposed to at your current location. The app allows you to see mugshots, offenses and recent sightings of offenders. The app costs $1.99.
Sex Offender Monitor
Despite the fact that this app is free, it boast some great features. In addition to being able to locate and track perpetrators of sexual crimes, you can set the app to alert you when they are close to you or your family. The app also allows you to view where the bad guys are using a safety map. Clicking on an offender’s icon from the map will bring up critical information about them including their: age, weight, height, location, DOB and convicted offense.
Find Sex Offenders for Free!
Like the other Droid apps we discussed here, “Find Sex Offenders for Free!” can be used to find sexual predators and offenders in a geographical area. The other features of the app include:
- NO limits on search results
- NO limits on the number of uses per day
- Find registered offenders in close proximity using the GPS function
- Map all offenders in the selected area
- Map selected offender
Once you start to use these apps you will be alarmed at how many sex offenders are in some areas. The apps aren’t designed to make their users nervous, but are designed to help concerned citizens keep an eye on people who may cause problems for their family and community. Other Droid sex offenders tracking apps include iPerv: Find Sex Offenders, Safe Neighborhood, StrangerDanger and StrangerDangerKey.
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