App Offers Mobile Sex Offender Information

UPDATED: Friday March 25, 2011 2:50 PM

You can get just about anything using a smart phone, from e-mails to coupons to the forecast.

Now, you can also access information on sex offenders living near your home or work, CrimeTracker 10's Angela An reported on Tuesday.

There are several applications on the market for smart phones and iPads.

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One that is free and easy to use is Life 360, An reported.

Once downloaded, the user logs their location and within seconds they can see the number of registered sex offenders near them.

By clicking on a photo, the user can see details about the offender, including their name and location.

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