State law specifically makes most information in this database freely available to the public. The information below was provided to the Texas Southern University Police Department by Texas Department of Public Safety and consists of those individuals who have given notification as a registered sex offender: Using the links and data provided on this site, you are encouraged to do your own inquiries. Registered sex offenders are required to periodically report to the local law enforcement authority to verify the accuracy of the registration information and to promptly report certain changes in the information as those changes occur. Public notification of registered sex offenders is accomplished in several different ways. This law requires adult and juvenile sex offenders to register with the local law enforcement authority of the city they reside in or, if the sex offender does not reside in a city, with the local law enforcement authority of the county they reside in. Please review the Sex Offender Frequently Asked Questions for more detailed information about sex offender registration in Texas. The department has received notification of registered sex offenders that currently work, attend class, or visit the campus of Texas Southern University. State law also permits local law enforcement authorities to publish some sex offenders in a newspaper, circular, or other periodical that serves the community the sex offender resides in. Finally, if a high risk sex offender or a civilly committed sexually violent predator moves into a community, the TXDPS will notify the community by mailing to each residence and business in the community a postcard containing information about the offender or predator. The names listed above include only registered sex offenders on campus that have been reported to us. Further, every local law enforcement authority in Texas maintains a sex offender registry that contains information on all sex offenders registered with the authority. This law requires adult and juvenile sex offenders to register with the local law enforcement authority of the city they reside in or, if the offender does not reside in a city, with the local law enforcement authority of the county they reside in.