Open discussion Aug. 1 on sex offenders in Newport community

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NEWPORT — The Orleans County Restorative Justice Center will hold a community education event about sex offenders in Orleans County Vermont.

This event is free, and starts at 5:00 p.m. on August 1, 2018, upstairs at the Goodrich Memorial Library.

Gary Marvel, Field Operations Manager for the Vermont Department of Corrections, will provide statistics, discuss treatment options, and address types of sex offenses.

He will also relate some of his experiences investigating and supervising sex offenders, and respond to questions.

Marvel is also the co-director of the Vermont Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Sexual Abuse.

Please let the Justice Center know you are coming or get more information, by emailing them at bmorrow@kingdomjustice.org or calling 802.487.9327.