There are 115 sex offenders registered in Baker County but only one will show up in a search of the Oregon State Police’s website. …
The reason for the lack of information about registered sex offenders online is the result of Oregon law that prior to January 2014 limited OSP’s authority to list sex offenders on public websites to only those deemed “predatory” by the Oregon Board of Parole and Post-Prison Supervision.
The new system, which will evaluate and place sex offenders at Level 1, Level 2 or Level 3 is a “new and improved” way to help law enforcement agencies better inform their communities of an offender’s risk of committing more crimes, said Brenda Carney, executive director of the Board of Parole and Post-Prison Supervision. Full Article