Registered child sex offender data: Sarah's Law
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The child sex offender disclosure scheme, sometimes called ‘Sarah’s Law’, allows parents, carers or guardians to formally ask the police for information about a person who has contact with their child, or a child close to them, if they're concerned the person may pose a risk.
Find out below how to make a request under the child sex offender disclosure scheme.
To make a request for information, please either:
- visit your local police station, or
- download and complete a copy of our Child sex offender disclosure scheme - initial contact form (use the Annexe for details of additional children, if necessary).
Risk assessments will be carried out at every stage.
Each request is carefully considered in consultation with partner agencies so that disclosure is granted to those best able to protect and safeguard the child. For more information on the scheme, visit Parents Protect.