Public Info and Warning from Edmonton Police : Sexual Offender Released, Residing in Edmonton
In the interest of public safety, the Edmonton Police Service is issuing a warning about Kevin John Wadsworth, 36, who was released from the Calgary Correctional Center on Sunday, April 12, 2015.
Wadsworth completed an 18 month sentence for obstructing/resisting a Peace Officer and has a previous criminal history for sexual assault and accessing child pornography.
He is considered by police to be a sexual offender who poses a risk of significant harm to the community, particularly against pre-pubescent children, or females he is involved in an intimate relationship with.
Wadsworth will be residing in the Edmonton area and will be closely monitored by the Behavioral Assessment Unit of the Edmonton Police Service and Alberta Probation.
* Members of the public are advised that the intent of this process is to enable citizens to take suitable precautionary measures. Releasing this information is NOT intended to encourage people to engage in any form of vigilante action.