The California Sex Offender Management Board (CASOMB) today revealed current statistics regarding registrants during its monthly meeting. According to the board, the total number of individuals required to register in the state of California is 106,915.
Of that total number, there are 77,451 registrants living “in community”, that is outside of jail, prison or state hospitals. Within the group of registrants “living in community”, there are 16,353 who are currently in violation for failure to register.
Also living “in community” are 6,649 individuals who have registered as transients. Of that total, there are 1,495 transients who have failed to register.
There are a total number of 6,112 registrants who are on parole and are currently required to wear GPS monitors. Of that total, there are 3,245 who are considered high risk. Also of that total, there are 5,349 parolee registrants who are currently undergoing treatment that includes counseling and/or polygraph exams.
There are a total number 955 registrants confined to Coalinga State Hospital of whom 510 have been determined to be sexual violent predators. There are also 442 registrants confined to Coalinga State Hospital who are being detained for probable cause.
Coalinga State Hospital currently has a total of 18 registrants who are being prepared for conditional release into the community. Of that total, four have received court approval for their release and are pending placement in a county.
A total of 46 registrants have been conditionally released from Coalinga State Hospital thus far. Of that total, only one registrant was convicted of a subsequent sex offense and that offense was possession of child pornography.