Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, PC 290
If you have been charged with Failure to Register as a Sex Offender, contact
Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney, Robert M. Bernstein today.
Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
Penal Code § 290 to 290.023. If an individual is convicted of certain sex offenses, he/she is required
under California State law to register as a sex offender each year within
5 business days of his/her birthday and to register each time he/she changes
place of residence. The failure to do so will result in being charged
with felony failure to register, which is punishable by up to 3 years
in state prison.