LOWNDES CO., GA (WALB) - Lowndes County deputies spent the week making sure sex offenders were in compliance ahead of Halloween festivities.
Officials went door to door to verify sex offenders were in not participating in trick or treating activities. They also increased patrols in residential areas, watching for suspicious activity.
Lowndes County has 268 sex offenders living and working in the area.
Monthly verifications throughout the year are also done to make sure sex offenders are in compliance.
The Sheriff's Office may be contacted at (229) 671-2950 for any questions about the sex offender registry. The Lowndes Co. registry may be found here. Any tips regarding sex offenders may be given at (229) 671-2985.