Uvalde County Sheriff’s Office, Texas Department of Public Safety and U.S. Marshals today will be ensuring sex offenders are obeying restrictions. The checks are being conducted today to ensure the safety of trick-or-treating children.
The officials will be conducting compliance checks on registered sex offenders who are registered in the unincorporated area of Uvalde County. Checks will be comprehensive and unannounced. All offenders are expected to be checked prior to the start of evening trick-or-treating.
According to the sheriff’s office, 27 offenders are registered within the sheriff’s office jurisdiction.
Individuals with questions or concerns regarding sex offenders residing nearby should contact UCSO investigator Gilbert Valdez at 830-278-4111.
For a list of registered sex offenders visit records.txdps.state.tx.us.