Sex Offenders en Rural County To Consider New Sex Offender Residency Law <p>A rural New York State county is considering crafting a residency law after several sex offenders were found to be living near area schools.<br><br>At the beginning of this school year, Essex County Sheriff Richard Cutting sent a notice to area superintendents advising them to check the Sex Offender Registry.&nbsp; In the process, the county discovered 11 sex offenders living near schools and other youth facilities.&nbsp; Sheriff Cutting says that’s a very serious concern.<br> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 16:20:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 47787 at