F If an offender receives a pardon for the offense for which he was required to register, the offender must reregister as provided by Section and may not be removed from the registry except: Persons who use information contained on this website to threaten, intimidate, or harass any individual, including registrants or family members may be subject to criminal prosecution or civil liability under state of federal law. G If an offender files a petition for a writ of habeas corpus or a motion for a new trial pursuant to Rule 29 b , South Carolina Rules of Criminal Procedure, based on newly discovered evidence, the offender must reregister as provided by Section and may not be removed from the registry except: The penalties for the crime increase based on how often you break the law, as detailed in the chart below. A As contained in this section: A The registry is under the direction of the Chief of the State Law Enforcement Division SLED and shall contain information the chief considers necessary to assist law enforcement in the location of persons convicted of certain offenses. Statistics show that sex offenders often pose a high risk of re-offending. If a hyperlink does not appear on a school district web site, the local law enforcement agency must contact the school district to confirm that the school district has provided the parents or guardians with the names and addresses of every sex offender who resides within one thousand feet of a school bus stop within the school district. You could face hefty fines and more jail time. Note that not all criminal offenses require registration with the state police, only those covered by the statutes. It is possible that information displayed here does not reflect current residence or other information. For your first time registering as a sex offender, you must do so within one day of… Sentencing, if you are sentenced to probation Release from juvenile detention, if you are a juvenile Release from jail or prison, if you are a convicted offender After your first registration, you must update your sex offender registration biannually for the rest of your life — once during your birth month and again 6 months later during the month of your half birthday. Please check official sources. D Upon conviction, adjudication of delinquency, guilty plea, or plea of nolo contendere of a person of an offense not listed in this article, the presiding judge may order as a condition of sentencing that the person be included in the sex offender registry if good cause is shown by the solicitor.