Sex offenders are more likely to reoffend than other criminals.

Myth 8: Sex offenders are more likely to reoffend than other criminals. by Radley Balko

Origenal Article here > http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/06/24/myths-of-criminal-justice-part-three_n_883935.html

There’s no set of crimes more plagued by misconceptions and hysteria than sex crimes. In some cities, laws restricting where convicted sex offenders can live once they’re released have become so restrictive, they’re forced to live under bridges or in patches of woods.