Charlotte Police Verify Sex Offender Locations

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CHARLOTTE,NC–A door to door search is underway around the Charlotte area.

Mecklenburg County Sheriffs deputies conducted Operation Watchdog Wednesday.

The goal is to verify the addresses of all 816 of the county’s registered sex offenders.

Deputy Joseph Beckham, “The biggest thing right now is Halloween. There’s going to be a lot of people searching the areas of where they’re going to take their kids, they don’t want to take their kids to an area where there are a lot of sex offenders,” says Beckham.