MEDIA ADVISORY- Sex Offender Ordinance

For Immediate Release

March 21, 2011

Susan Kang Schroeder
Chief of Staff
Office: 714-347-8408
Cell: 714-292-2718

Farrah Emami
Office: 714-347-8405
Cell: 714-323-4486




WHO: The Orange County Board of Supervisors


WHAT: Will consider a new County Ordinance (Agenda item #11-000474) proposed by Orange County District Attorney Tony Rackauckas and Supervisor Shawn Nelson (Fourth District). This Ordinance creates a child safety zone to further protect children from registered sex offenders and makes it a misdemeanor for registered sex offenders to enter County recreational areas where children regularly gather.


WHEN: Tomorrow, Tuesday, March 22, 2011, beginning at 9:00 a.m.


WHERE: Orange County Hall of Administration, 10 Civic Center Plaza, Santa Ana, CA 92701




For additional information on the proposed Ordinance, please visit and select the March 16, 2011, press release entitled “Orange County Proposed New Law to Keep Registered Sex Offenders Out of Parks and Playgrounds,” under Press Releases/Media Advisories.