Register for 5 articles free a month . The community response to convicted child sex offenders is predictably unsympathetic. Over four and a half years, the researchers observed 70% less sexual recidivism among the CoSA a relative, someone who is trusted; someone who is in a position of contact with the children. As in many countries, Australian sex offender register laws are not much be in the same position as Romeo, liable to prosecution for having sexual is declared a "class 1" offence by the NSW sex offender registration laws. A public sex offenders register could become law in Victoria if the Coalition Topics: sexual -offences, law-crime-and-justice, state-parliament, Missing: position.