Wyoming Sex Offender Registry/Database


Despite the low number of crimes being committed in Wyoming, sex-crimes hold a reoccurring chance. Sexual assault is a grave act which stamps a permanent blemish on the victim’s life. It carries on with them throughout their life because the fear of being thought as an outcast keeps holding the victims back from letting someone know. On the record, there have been a total of around 2300 officially registered sexual offense cases in Wyoming alone. To comprehend these statistics, different frequently asked questions are answered below

What is a sex offender?

A sex offender is an individual who commits acts of sexual violence, physically or non-physically. These offenses can include rape, sexual abuse of a minor, indecent public display, possession of media containing child pornography or forced penetration. All these offenses are punishable according to the specific U.S. law.

What is Megan’s Law?

Megan Kanka was a 7 years old girl in New Jersey who was raped and murdered by a neighbor named Jesse Timmendequas in 1994. The tragic incident uplifted a rage and demand of justice in the residents of the state .Later the same year, the law was passed and also implied to the state of Wyoming with instant act. It states that the information about any sex offender should publicly be available so that everyone is aware of sexual predators around them, and also the already registered sexual predators to be exposed to the world be looked down on with shame.

Is it legal to harass a sex offender?

Even though a sex offender is a criminal of the society, but the still have human rights. The Wyoming Public Safety Department provides public information of every registered sex offender including their name, photograph, employment, age, physical attributes and address.

This information is strictly to be used to identify if a person is a sexual offender or not. If any person uses the given information against the offender in order to harass them in any way, the offender has every right to take legal action against the harasser just like a normal citizen would have.

how to tell if sex offenders live near me?

Local Police Department has all the information regarding to sex offenders in your area. They are responsible for notify locals for any offender’s updates. Law enforcement department alerts their locals via community service notification if there is a wanted or reported sex offender in your area.

In order to be sure for yourself you can visit sex offender’s registry map which gives you geographical representation of sex offenders location. You can simply search your area by entering name of your town or street number, any search criteria that best describes your residential location, and the map will show you all the registered sex offender nearby.

Offender’s registry only contains details of those individuals who have recently assured their existence in the state and therefore the accuracy or the results depends on it. No state gives guarantee of sex offender’s location as they might have moved out of the state or changed their residence.

list of cities and counties in Wyoming

Marbleton
Upton
Moorcroft
Vista West
Purple Sage
Ranchester
Dubois
Sleepy Hollow
Story
Alpine
Dayton
Hanna
Cowley
Diamondville
Shoshoni
Casper Mountain
Byron
Hartrandt
Urie and La Barge
Cokeville
Red Butte
Pine Haven
Big Piney
Laramie County
Natrona County
Campbell County
Sweetwater County
Fremont County
Albany County
Sheridan County
Park County
Teton County
Uinta County
Lincoln County
Carbon County
Converse County
Goshen County
Big Horn County
Sublette County
Platte County
Johnson County
Washakie County
Crook County
Weston County
Hot Springs County
Niobrara County
Cheyenne
Casper
Laramie
Gillette
Rock Springs
Sheridan
Green River
Evanston
Riverton
Jackson
Cody
Rawlins
Lander
Torrington
Powell
Douglas
Ranchettes
Worland
Fox Farm-College
Buffalo
South Greeley
Mills
Wheatland
Newcastle
Evansville
Thermopolis
Bar Nunn
Kemmerer
Glenrock
Lovell
Warren AFB
Lyman
North Rock Springs
Afton
Wilson
Fort Washakie
Pinedale
Greybull
Ethete
Wright
Saratoga
Star Valley Ranch
Antelope Valley-Crestview
Arapahoe
South Park
Rafter J Ranch
Lusk
Moose Wilson Road
Clearview Acres
Hoback
Basin
Sundance
Mountain View town
Pine Bluffs
Guernsey

Reliance
James Town
Bear River
Big Horn
Lucerne
Alta and Wamsutter
Lingle
Hudson
La Grange
Ralston
Encampment
Nordic
Hulett
Baggs
Rolling Hills
Sinclair
Midwest
Boulder Flats
Thayne
Freedom
Burlington
Meeteetse
Superior and Carpenter
Burns
Grover
Fairview
Chugcreek
Homa Hills
Kaycee
Medicine Bow
Smoot
Ten Sleep
Rock River
Bessemer Bend
East Thermopolis
Osmond
Fort Bridger
Fort Laramie and Pavillion
Osage
Bedford
Auburn

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