July 17-18, 2019 | Chicago, IL
Join us to learn about tools, techniques and information vital to monitoring sex offenders and combatting sexual assault and child sexual abuse. Take advantage of this opportunity to network with sex offender registry personnel, law enforcement and prosecutors working in these areas across the country. Hosted by the Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking, the 2019 symposium will support state, local and tribal partners' initiatives and efforts to prevent and respond to sexual offenses.
The 2019 National Symposium on Sex Offender Management and Accountability will bring together law enforcement personnel, prosecutors, registry personnel and other community stakeholders from states, territories and Indian Country across the U.S. engaged in registering and monitoring sex offenders, and investigating and prosecuting sex offenses. Encouraged to attend: * Registry personnel * Corrections/detention personnel * Judges * Prosecutors * Law enforcement * Probation/parole/community corrections personnel * Victim services personnel * Community-based/nonprofit organization personnel Jurisdictions with active Adam Walsh Act grant awards may use grant funds to send two attendees to the symposium. Contact your SMART grant manager for more information. Unfortunately, no travel scholarships are available for this event.
Palmer House (Hilton) 17 E. Monroe St. Chicago, IL 60603
Palmer House (Hilton) 17 E. Monroe St. Chicago, IL 60603 **Local Airports** [Chicago-O’Hare International Airport](http://www.flychicago.com/ohare/home/pages/default.aspx) Distance from the hotel: 18 mi. Public transportation is available via the Blue Line train to the Monroe/Dearborn stop. Take Monroe Street east 1 block to the hotel. The Palmer House is on the south side of the street. [Chicago Midway Airport](http://www.flychicago.com/midway/home/pages/default.aspx) Distance from the hotel: 12 mi. Public transportation is available via the Orange Line train to the Adams/Wabash stop. The Palmer House is on the west side of Wabash Avenue.