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Sex Offender Compliance Sweeps

Every effort is made to confirm sex offenders are in compliance with the law.

Sweeps are an effective operational tool performed in collaboration with partnering federal, state, county and city law enforcement agencies to ensure registered sex offenders are in compliance.


Read more from local reports:

Channel 9 KEZI (July 13, 2022): "U.S. Marshals and local law enforcement sting sex offenders in Lane County"

Channel 12 KDRV (June 28, 2022): "Operation Copperhead bites 32 sex offenders for failure to report"

Washington County Sheriff's Office Facebook Page (June 19, 2022): "Operation Bobcat"

Washington County Sheriff's Office Twitter (September 17, 2021):"Operation Oregon Lion"

The Dalles Police Department Facebook Page (August 30, 2021):"Operation Oregon Crosswalk"

Channel 21 KTVZ (June 21, 2021): " 'Operation High Desert': Federal marshals lead Bend-area sex offender sweep"

Channel 12 KDRV (February 6, 2020): "Authorities Complete Three-Day 'Sex Offender Sweep' in Josephine County"

Newport News Times (November 26, 2019): "Police Sweep Nets Multiple Arrests"

Pamplin Media Group:-HIllsboroNewsTimes (October 10, 2019): "Feds Say 37 Sex Offenders Arrested in Washington County Sting"

The Register-Guard (October 9, 2019): "Sex Offender Crackdown in Lane County Nets 15 Arrests"

Channel 11 KCBY Coos Bay, Oregon (April 30,2019): "Curry County authorities join US Marshals in sex offender sweep"

Hood River News (April 24, 2019): "Eight sex offenders found non-compliant in Hood River County"

KOIN6 News (October 5, 2018): "Officials do compliance checks with sex offenders" (September 7, 2018): "Sex Offender Mission Yields 37 Arrests: Sheriff"

Fox12 Oregon (September 7, 2018): "Deputies conduct 775 sex offender compliance checks, 37 people arrested" 

NBC (August 21, 2018): "27 arrested during Josephine County sex offender sweep"

The Register-Guard (June 1, 2018): "Sex offender crackdown leads to dozens of arrests in Lane County"

Channel 16 KMTR Eugene, Oregon (June 11, 2018): "U.S. Marshals, local law enforcement conduct sex offender sweep in Lane County"

Herald and News (June 29, 2017): "Klamath County conducts sex offender sweep"

Channel 4 KPIC Roseburg, Oregon (September 4, 2017): "Law enforcement conducts sex offender sweep in Douglas County"

The Argus Observer (October 11, 2017): "Sex-offender stings make it ‘safer for everyone"

YamCo Watch-Facebook (March 3, 2017): "Sex Offender Sweep-Lane County"

Sex Offender Registration Section
3565 Trelstad Ave SE​
Salem, OR 97317
​​​Phone: 503-934-1258

8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Monday - Friday​

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