Kansas among top 10 states with most registered sex offenders

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The Sunflower State recently ranked in the top 10 states with the most sex offenders per capita, according to a report by AsecureLife.

The study found Kansas has 362 sex offenders per every 100,000 people.

The top ten states are below:

  1. Oregon
  2. Arkansas
  3. Delaware
  4. Michigan
  5. Wisconsin
  6. South Dakota
  7. Wyoming
  8. Kansas
  9. Tennessee
  10. Florida and Mississippi

AsecureLife looked at data from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and compared the total number of registered offenders with census data to determine the number. Kansas was No. 9 last year.

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The states with the fewest sex offenders per capita are:

  1. Maryland
  2. Indiana
  3. Connecticut
  4. Ohio
  5. Massachusetts and Pennsylvania
  6. Oklahoma
  7. New Mexico
  8. New Jersey
  9. Iowa
  10. Kentucky

Click here for the Kansas Public Offender registry.

For Sedgwick County residents, click here to find registered sex offenders in your area. 

You can also visit Community Crime Map for registered sex offenders and crime reports.

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