In the United States, the vast majority of the states are applying offense-based registries, leaving the actual risk level of the offender and severity of the offense uncertain. Adam Walsh Child Protection and Safety Act. Authorized police use ANCOR to monitor persons convicted ohio state police registered sex offenders list child sex offences and other specified offences once they have served their sentence.
On 1 March 2011, there were 12,596 registered offenders across Australia. The public does not have access to the registry. Since 2001, the Province of Ontario operates its own sex offender registry concurrently with the federal registry. Unlike the federal registry which has an opt-out provision if an offender can convince a judge they are not a threat, the Ontario registry has no such provision. India is launching a sex offender registry in September 2018.
The registry will be administered by the National Crime Records Bureau. Under the 2001 Sexual Offenders Act, all those convicted of certain sexual offenses are obliged to notify the police within 7 days their name and address. The New Zealand government has plans to introduce a sex offenders register by the end of 2014. On 4 August 2014, the New Zealand Cabinet formally approved the establishment of a sex offenders register. 5 million over the next ten years for the technology component of the register and initial ICT work is underway as of 14 August 2014.