§ 19-51. Enforcement Procedures.
If a law enforcement officer reasonably believes that a convicted child sex offender is in
a child safety zone in violation of this article, the officer shall require the convicted child
sex offender to provide his/her name, address, and telephone number. If the officer
establishes that the individual is a convicted child sex offender, then the officer shall
notify the convicted child sex offender that he/she is in violation of the article.
For the purposes hereof, an individual may be established as a convicted child sex
If he/she is a resident of North Carolina and is required to be registered on the
North Carolina Department of Public Safety Sex Offender Registration
If he/she is not a resident of North Carolina, he/she would be required to so
register if he/she was, in fact, a North Carolina resident