Sex Offender Levels

  1. Level I Sex Offender
  2. Level II Sex Offender
  3. Level III Sex Offender

Notification Guidelines

Washington State Law strictly limits public disclosure of all Level I Registered Sex Offender information. Information shall be shared with other law enforcement agencies and, upon request, relevant, necessary and accurate information may be disclosed to any victim or witness to the offense and to any individual community member who lives near the residence where the offender resides, expects to reside, or is regularly found.

Level I offenders may not be the subject of general public notification.

Level I Sex Offenders in Yakima County

There are currently 701 Level 1 Sex Offenders registered in Yakima County. There are currently 54 unleveled sex offenders registered in Yakima County. The guidelines for Level 1 Registered Sex Offenders are used for unleveled offenders until such time as their risk level is assessed. See our Frequently Asked Questions for information on risk levels. 

You may contact the Yakima County Sheriff's Office at 1822 South 1st Street to receive specific information about one of these individuals if you meet the legally mandated criteria. Anyone requesting such information will be required to show that they are entitled under State Law to receive the information.

For general information or criteria concerning sex offenders you may call the Sheriff's Office at 509-574-2625.