TRAVERSE CITY, MI – Grand Traverse Sheriff’s Deputies and Detectives assisted the Michigan State Police with a sex offender sweep to ensure that all Tier 3 registered sex offenders in Grand Traverse County are accurately reporting their residences.
Of the 177 offenders who were checked, four were confirmed to be non-compliant for failing to report an address change.
One offender was arrested for a parole violation.
There will be warrants sought for the four missing offenders, now considered absconders.
Investigators will be attempting to re-contact 39 offenders who were not home during the checks to ensure compliance.