MEGAN’S LAW: SEX OFFENDER REGISTRATION
Effective October 28, 2002, Penal Code 290.1 was expanded and requires sexual offenders to register with the Campus Police. Convicted sexual offenders are required to register under Section 290 If they are enrolled as a student of the University; employed by the University, either full-time or part-time (includes paid employees or volunteers); or working /carrying on a vocation at the University (e.g. contractors) for more than 14 days or for an aggregate period exceeding 30 days in a calendar year (including paid workers as well as volunteers). Persons listed above must register with the Campus Police within five working days of commencing enrollment or employment with the Pasadena City College. Registrants are also required to notify the University Police within five working days of ceasing to be enrolled or employed, or ceasing to carry on a vocation at the University.
Access to Megan’s Law information is free and may be arranged at a local viewing station by call either the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department at (562) 465-7825, or the Los Angeles Police Department at (213) 485-3281. Additional information on sex offender registration is also available through the office of the State of California Attorney General, at www.meganslaw.ca.gov. The National Sex Offender Public Registry is available through the U.S. Department of Justice at www.nsopr.gov. In additional, you may also access sex offender information by calling the Sex Offender Identification Line at 1-900-448-3000. The cost for calling the Sex Offender Line is a flat rate of $10 for information on up to two individuals.