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General Information

The Minnesota Department of Corrections discloses information on this website regarding individuals who are required to register under Minnesota Statutes 243.166 or 243.167 who are also subject to public notification according to Minnesota Statutes 244.052 or 253D.32. The law enforcement agency responsible for disclosing information determines, on a case-by-case basis, what information to disclose. The Minnesota Department of Corrections posts information to this website within 48 hours of receiving authorization from law enforcement.

For information on the notification process or questions you might have about community notification, contact the DOC's Community Notification Unit at (651) 361-7340, toll free (866) 396-9953 or send an email to notification.doc@state.mn.us. You can expect a response within 24 hours during normal business hours.

Visit the Department of Corrections website to view a Fact Sheet that describes the Community Notification Act and how levels are assigned.

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To view registrants subject to public notification currently living within MN communities, leave the field(s) blank and click Search.

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Your results will include any registrant whose name begins with the letters you type. For example, if you enter the last name Williams, your resuts will also include Williamson. If you enter the last name Will, your results will include Williams, Willis, Williamson, Willoughby and so forth. This can be helpful if you are unsure of the spelling of a name.

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