How to check a prison database

A database of inmate records is often a powerful tool for law enforcement.

But it’s often also a source of frustration for those who work on the ground.

A database can be a powerful and useful tool, but it’s also a dangerous place.

For example, when the federal government tried to build a database of sex offenders in the 1990s, it created a database for convicted sex offenders.

In response, a Texas judge ordered that the data be destroyed.

What if someone has access to the database and wants to do something with it?

How can we prevent them?

Here are five things you should know.


If you want to check whether a database contains a convicted sex offender, you need a search warrant.

Most states require a search to find out if a person is a sex offender.

But some do not.

You can find out about a person’s criminal record in California by requesting that they be searched.


If a convicted child sex offender is in a database, they will likely be in it because they were found in a child sex trafficking investigation.

If someone is in jail and you want a list of all the sex offenders who have been released, you can’t ask them if they’ve been in jail.

If they’ve not, you’ll have to ask the judge.


If the sex offender database has a list that has been made public, it is not necessarily accurate.

For instance, if a database is compiled for one county and the list contains information about an offender who is not a convicted criminal, that offender might not be in that county, and you will not know that until you try to search the list.

In some states, a database that is public and has information about someone who has not been charged with a crime can be inaccurate.

So, you should never rely on information about a sex crime committed in another state to determine whether someone is a convicted offender.


If your local law enforcement agency has access for a criminal justice system that does not have a database containing information about sex offenders, you may have an obligation to inform them.

When a database has been released by a local government, you are legally bound to tell the local police agency that you are a registered sex offender and that you want them to be notified of any sex offenders they may have in the database.


If an inmate is not in a sex offenders database, you do not need a warrant.

In most states, if you don’t have a searchable database of offenders, a person can be arrested without a warrant for a violation of a person or property law.

In states where a search is mandatory, you must obtain a search from a state-approved search and seizure agent.