The Sex Offender Notification Unit specializes in crimes involving sex offenders, and their registration, classification, and notification. This unit is responsible for the notification of Sex Offenders in unincorporated Jefferson County, and cities with populations under five thousand. This unit is responsible for communicating all sex offenders’ information to other counties and states on sex offenders relocating in their counties and States. This unit obtains warrants on all sex offenders who fail to comply with State Law. Sheriff Mark Pettway understands the importance of this unit in tracking sex offenders and keeping communities informed and safe.