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OFFENDER WATCH: Level 3 Sex Offender Moves Into Spokane Valley Area

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PRESS RELEASE FROM SPOKANE VALLEY POLICE DEPARTMENT:

Level 3 Registered Sex Offender Has Moved To Spokane Valley

This individual has been convicted of a sex offense that requires registration with the Sheriff's Office in the county of his residence. Further, his previous criminal history places him in a classification level which reflects the potential to reoffend.

This individual has served the sentence imposed on them by the courts. HE IS NOT WANTED BY THE LAW ENFORCEMENT AT THIS TIME. THIS NOTIFICATION IS NOT INTENDED TO INCREASE FEAR; RATHER IT IS OUR BELIEF THAT AN INFORMED PUBLIC IS A SAFER PUBLIC.

Law Enforcement has no legal authority to direct where a sex offender may or may not live. Unless court ordered restrictions exist, this offender is constitutionally free to live wherever he chooses.

The man pictured is JAMES BROADY ARTIS, a black male, age 46 years, black hair, brown eyes.

Residence: 5800th block of E 4TH , SPOKANE VALLEY  

Convictions-Date & Crime Sep 15 1991 Indecent liberties.  

If you have any questions about our community awareness program, please call: 509-477-6609 or e-mail administrator at rgriffey@spokanesheriff.org.

For more information, tips and alerts please go to our OffenderWatch® page at http://www.sheriffalerts.com/cap_main.php?office=54488

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