- About one in five child molesters in prison has previously been arrested for a sex crime against a child.
- Child molesters and statutory rapists had between a 23 and 81 percent chance of being rearrested for any crime within the next three years, depending on how many times they had previously been arrested.
- About half of child molesters who are released have more then threes years left on their sentences.
- About 1 in 20 child molesters released from prison was rearrested for other sex crime within just three years.
Monday, October 26, 2009
Three years is how long the average convicted child molester spends in prison. They receive an average of a seven-year sentence, but only three of those years are actually spent in jail. If that doesn't convince you that we're soft on pedophiles, consider this:
Posted by Travis Hayes at 10:25 AM