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Tucson has 839 registered sex offenders, check if one is in your area

Posted at 3:03 PM, Oct 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-31 23:53:45-04

There are 839 registered sex offenders in Tucson, according to Arizona Department of Public Safety. 

Arizona DPS has an offender search where you can type in your address and see if there are offenders in your area.  

Some safety tips this Halloween season for trick or treaters: 

  • Never enter a house or apartment to receive treats
  • Don't remain at the entryway for an extended period of time (two minutes)
  • Don't engage in long conversations with those providing treats
  • Wear costumes that allow you to see clearly
  • Be monitored when crossing the streets
  • Be alert for approaching vehicles