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Sex Offenders Prohibited from Halloween Activities

By: WSAW Staff
By: WSAW Staff

The Department of Corrections is restricting sex offenders from taking part in Halloween activities.

They've been told they can't hand out candy, display decorations or dress up in costumes.

In some communities, DOC staff will be conducting unscheduled home visits with sex offenders during trick-or-treating times.

If you notice any violations, call the DOC at 1-877-234-0085.

For information on the sex offender registry, click the link: http://widocoffenders.org


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