Currently there are 23 registered female sex offenders, according to the state's department of corrections. Florida As of , current data on the Florida Department of Corrections reports female sex offenders. Georgia 1 Currently there is only 1 female sex offender incarcerated for sexual exploitation of a child, according to the Georgia department of corrections. Iowa 14 There are 14 currently registered female sex offenders incarcerated in Iowa. In , just four of the 87 inmates at the New Hampshire State Prison for Women were convicted sex offenders, compared to the male sex offenders among the 1, inmates at the state's all-male Goffstown Prison 11 April Associated Press Newswires.
Kathleen Faller, a University of Michigan researcher, estimates that approximately 20 percent of adult offenders are women. In California, there were female sexual offences recorded per year, covering the period from to This is compared to 9, sexual offences recorded for males. Approximately one-fifth of all sex crimes cases the Kern County deputy district attorney prosecutes each quarter year about are committed by females.
This per quarter, or only about 20 per year. In , women were registered as sex offenders in California, less than 1 percent of the state's roughly 70, sex offenders 20 August The Las Vegas Review-Journal.
In 7 years, ending in the year , the Community Youth Network in Grayslake, Illinois reported no more than 5 reported cases of female sexual offending, compared to the men it saw in that same period. In Tennessee, between 35 and 40 female sex offenders reside in prisons at any given time. This is compared to the roughly 3, imprisoned sex-offending men. In , the Tennessee Prison for Women held only 5 female sex offenders.
In New Jersey, populations of female sex offenders have skyrocketed from nationwide in to over 1, in As of , there were only 4 women in the entire United States under state violent sexual predator laws. Overall, about 15 percent of children are sexually harassed or abused by a teacher while in school. Most of the convicted are males, but it is only the females that make national headlines, according to Hofstra University professor Charol Shakeshaft.
Sarah Bench-Salorio, a 29 year-old Orange County middle school teacher, pleaded guilty in September of to 29 counts of "lewd conduct" with boys. One of her victims was just 12 years old when they met.
Three days earlier, a former San Bernardino high school secretary pleaded guilty to statutory rape, also involving a year-old student. Mary Kay Letourneau, a former Seattle schoolteacher, was jailed for having sex with a year-old student In November of , Sacramento high school teaching intern Margaret De Barraicua, the year-old mother of a 2-year-old boy, was sentenced to one year in jail for having sex with a special education student 15 years younger than her.
In , Michelle Worrall pleaded guilty to having sex with a year-old boy and performing an indecent act on a second youth, allowing the boys to camp in the back garden of her home in Rhyl. She was also suspected of abusing several other boys, as well. The judge administered a year sentence, but allowed the option for Reschke to receive treatment and possibly an early exit through parole.