Finally, the database contained information entries for inactive registered offenders e. It appears that the problem lies in the hands of the Arizona Legislature in creating a comprehensive approach to the cluster of homeless sex offenders across the state. The database also included 1, active level-0 and active level-1 offenders; offenders at these levels were required to register, but were not subject to community-notification laws. The challenge for policymakers, leaders, and criminal justice officials is to thoroughly evaluate alternative strategies for managing sex offenders in the community in order to minimize both the harm caused by re-offending and fear in the community generated by sex offending and the presence of sex offenders. Parole and probation agents simply do not have time to be driving further and further away to do the checking. They can be male or female, rich or poor, employed or unemployed, religious or non-religious, educated or uneducated and from any race. Panel limits sex offender clustering! As such, it is the responsibility of all appropriate criminal justice agencies to engage in a collaborative effort to provide accurate and meaningful information to the public. At lease one Arizona legislator feels these are a 'learned trait' by associating with another human who possesses them, not so with 'good habits' though. Additionally, any person convicted prior to June 1, , may be subject to community notification after completion of a risk assessment by a law enforcement agency. The concentration of sex offenders is greatest in our largest metropolitan areas, but cities, towns, and villages of all sizes must be prepared with measures for protecting the public from potential offenders and from the fear often associated with the presence of sex offenders. Gullett said when sex offenders live together, "they tend to learn each other's bad habits,'' she said. However, for these kids their bus stop is their front door. If it is determined that the offender is a violent sexual predator, Arizona law provides for a civil commitment to the Arizona State Hospital. Maybe -designated public school bus stops- means to exclude these handicapped stops, but I'd hate to believe that handicapped students are deserving of a lesser level of safety. Nationwide there are schools in communities, all have some form of school bus transportation, generally for children living more than a mile from their school.