Registration - Goals

Welcome to the Iowa Sex Offender information pages. The tabs below contain detailed information about Iowa Code and several other areas of interest. You can read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) page if you have questions about the site. You can view a map of registered offenders by clicking the "Web Stats" tab.

Goals of the Sex Offender Registry

  • Citizen/Public Protection
  • Deterrence of Offenders for Committing Similar Crimes
  • Investigative Tool for Law Enforcement