All statues can be searched on the new Montana Legislative Code Annotated Website here.
Under MCA 46-23-508 of the Montana Code Annotated, at a minimum, the public is entitled to the following information about all sexual and violent offenders:
The Registry’s online search makes photographs and physical descriptions available for:
If a photo or other additional information about a registrant who falls into one of these categories is not displayed, the Department of Justice does not yet have that information.
Under Montana law, photographs are not available for violent offenders, unless they are transient or non-compliant registrants.
Montana law requires that the Registry provide the following information based on a sexual offender’s tier level. The 2007 Legislature expanded the information available to the public. Additional addresses and vehicle descriptions are being added to the Registry as they become available.
Level 1 Sexual Offenders with an Adult Victim
Level 1 Sexual Offenders with a Minor Victim and All Level 2 Sexual Offenders
Level 3 Sexual Offenders
There are several reasons why someone may not appear on the Registry:
If an online search does not return information on an offender you believe should be registered or you have previously found on the Registry, you may contact the Registration Unit. You must have at least a full name for the offender in question.