Beware: These 10 Counties In North Dakota Have The Most Sex Offenders

North Dakota is one of the safest states when it comes to crime and other offenses, but there is still one thing everyone should be aware of whether they have lived in the same place for years or are moving somewhere new. Registered sex offenders are put onto a public registry that anyone can look up, and it is always important to keep up to date with who may be living near you.

By looking up these public records on the official North Dakota’s Sex Offender website, we were able to compile a list of the 10 counties in North Dakota with the most sex offenders. Keep in mind that counties with a higher population will likely have more, and that there are counties in the state that have zero registered offenders in total, but are also the counties with the lowest population. Here are the counties with the most registered offenders:

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If you would like to find more information about sex offenders in your area, the official North Dakota Sex Offender website has a list with all registered offenders and known addresses, including a way to see if there are any within a 5 mile radius of your address.

You can find more statistics about North Dakota cities with higher crime rates here.