In compliance with the federal Campus Sex Crimes Prevention Act of 2000, KCTCS, through the Kentucky State Police and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation, makes information available to the campus community concerning registered sex offenders who may be employees or students at your college.
The Kentucky State Police provides sex crime offender registration information to the public through the Kentucky Sex Offender Registry web site. In addition, names supplied to the college by the Kentucky State Police or the TBI may be obtained by contacting your college's Chief Student Affairs Officer.
According to the Kentucky State Police, this website is for public safety and awareness. Pursuant to KRS 525.070 and 525.080, use of information from this website to harass a sex offender is a criminal offense punishable by up to 90 days in the county jail. More severe penalties apply for more severe crimes committed against a sex offender.
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation maintains the Tennessee Sex Offender Registry.