A free service at Vision 20/20 lets you display the locations of sex offenders in your neighborhood. The image above was created when I entered my zip code and requested a map. This is a very powerful tool from the world of map mash-ups, explained as follows on the Web site hosting the project:
There are 650,000 registered sex offenders in America â€“ and that number grows by about 25,000 every year. Wouldnâ€™t you like to know if any of them are living in your neighborhood? Now you can!
Use the Vision 20/20 POM Offender Locator to identify registered sex offenders living in your area. Do it now. Itâ€™s Free! Just type your address and zip code, and find out exactly where they live. Our system will reveal their location instantly – with their address and their picture.
You can also register with POM Offender Locator to receive an alert the moment any new offender moves into your neighborhood. Itâ€™s a Free service!
Now that you are empowered, you can be rest assured that you are taking the appropriate measures to safeguard your family.