He told everyone about his past and status,” said Melissa.
“We moved to a new town and they publicized him and put him on the front page because a resident complained the picture wasn’t big enough.
Re-registering can include reporting to the local police station to have an updated picture taken and filling out paperwork with information like any schools they are attending, residence, employment and car type, among other information.
Then in 1994, at 22 years old, Jerry was convicted of third-degree sexual contact for a second crime when he had sex with a 15-year-old girl.
He was married to his now ex-wife and had a 1-year-old daughter.
The SMART guidelines indicate Tier 1 means 15 years on the registry, Tier 2 means 25, and Tier 3 is life on the registry.
According to Justice Department, as of 2014, 17 states had come into substantial compliance with SMART guidelines.
Because Josh is not currently on parole, however, he is not prohibited from being around kids and therefore nothing prevented him from forming relationships with Susan’s children or eventually moving in with her.