Sex Offender Registry
The Sex and Violent Offender web portal for Porter County is a valuable tool for the citizens of Porter County to monitor sex or violent offenders living in the area. The web portal also empowers the public to report violations by a sex or violent offender. Without good testimony from concerned citizens, it is difficult to prosecute violations of the Sex or Violent Offender Registry.
CLICK HERE to search for sex or violent offenders in your area as well as register for Email Alerts that will notify you when an offender is registered within an area near an address you specify.
In Indiana, the county Sheriff is generally responsible for registering, verifying, and monitoring convicted sex offenders and violent offenders. For statewide continuity and consistency, all sheriffs maintain their registry within a centralized database at www.sheriffalerts.com.