Category Archives: Sex Offender Registration

Which criminal offenses require registration as a sex offender?

Basics of the Illinois Sex Offenders Registration Act – 730 ILCS 150 Anyone who is convicted of a “sex offense” as defined in 730 ILCS 150/2 (B) is defined as a “sex offender”.  Anyone so defined is required to register as a sex offender. The most typical offenses requiring registration include any child pornography offense, any offense for aggravated criminal sexual assault, criminal sexual assault, and aggravated criminal sexual abuse. How long is a person required to register?  The durationContinue reading