Where can a sex offender work. How long should a record last? Law enforcement agencies decide, on a case-by-case basis what information is to be posted. The men rise from the worn couch and pull on their coats and hats. Ohio Sex Offender Registry. Kevin spent time in jail and psychiatric treatment centers but never went to prison. And he'd been off probation for more than five years. But I left an emotional holocaust. Sex offenders OK if offense was with another adult.