Beware: These 12 Counties In Nevada Have The Most Registered Sex Offenders

When someone is convicted of any type of sex crime, they must register as a sex offender. As soon as the offender is entered into the database/registry, the government can pinpoint their exact residence. The database/registry also benefits the general population because the information is made public.

There are 3,694 registered sex offenders living in Nevada. According to, the majority of Nevada’s registered sex offenders live in the following 12 counties. Please note, the ratio of offenders is per 10,000 residents.


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