Child-sex offenders in spotlight as National focuses on law and order
A SECOND-TERM National government will keep high-risk sex offenders behind bars indefinitely and may double the penalty for child-porn offences.
Prime Minister John Key and Police and Corrections Minister Judith Collins announced the tough law-and-order policies in New Plymouth yesterday.
Offenders who served their sentences but wwere still considered a danger would be held at a secure facility until the Parole Board deemed them safe for release.
For more go to: Article by Andrea Vance. The Dominion Post, Tuesday 8 November 2011