Michigan is in the top 5 states for the highest amount of registered sex offenders and Metro Detroit alone currently has thousands registered sex offenders listed on the Michigan Sex Offender Registry , many of whom are classified as sexual predators. According to the Michigan Department of Corrections, there are 3, registered sex offenders within the city of Detroit, the most in any metro Detroit region. Among the suburban cities, Dearborn has , down from last year. Royal Oak has four more sex offenders regsitered this year at compared to last year's
Michigan Public Sex Offender Registry: How to search the database
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A tool from the state allows you to search for registered sex offenders in your neighborhood and see them on a map. According to the state, registered sex offenders are required to update their address in the Michigan Public Sex Offender Registry within three days of moving to a new home. When you search the state database, you have several options. The first is to type in your home address and view a map and list of sex offenders in your area.
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We are in the process of validating and attaching photos to sex offender registrations. Some photos may not be available until the loading of photos has been completed. The Michigan State Police have gone to great lengths to assure the accuracy of the match of the photo to the sex offender. If a problem is discovered, please contact the SOR hotline at
The Michigan Public Sex Offender Registry is available for residents to search around their neighborhood. This registry is made available through the Internet with the intent to better assist the public in preventing and protecting against the commission of future criminal sexual acts by convicted sex offenders. The offense link available on the offender details page reflects the current statute and due to continuous legislative changes, may not be indicative of the statute at the time the offender was convicted. The MSP frequently updates the registry in a continuous effort to provide complete and accurate information.