What do I tell my children about this SVP?

In a manner that does not incite panic, instruct your children to avoid all contact with the SVP, even if the SVP's offense of conviction does not involve an offense against a child. Instruct them to avoid being near the SVP's residence or workplace. Review the public safety materials with your children and encourage your child to tell you about any contact with the SVP or any other person who makes them feel uncomfortable. It is important to teach your children about appropriate and inappropriate contact and to encourage regular discussion about their interactions with others.

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1. Can I have a copy of the Registered Sex Offender List?
2. How would I know if my child has been sexually victimized?
3. If a sex offender is so dangerous, why is (s)he allowed out in the community?
4. Isn’t it just a matter of time before the SVP commits another crime?
5. Now that I know a sex offender lives in my community, what should I do differently to protect my family and myself?
6. What crimes designate someone as a sex offender?
7. What are the characteristics of a sex offender?
8. What are the laws in Colorado for sex offenders?
9. What do I tell my children about this SVP?
10. What is a sexually violent predator?
11. Who do I contact if I know a sex offender is out of compliance?
12. Why aren’t communities notified when other types of sex offenders are released?