Number of registered sex offenders in Yakima County stays steady

Number of registered sex offenders in Yakima County stays steady »Play Video
YAKIMA COUNTY, Wash. -- Almost 200 sex offenders registered to live in Yakima County last year. That's pretty much in line with recent years.

It's up slightly from the number in 2012, but down from 2011. The numbers include Level I, II and III sex offenders.

Criminals convicted of a sex crime must register with their county when they get out of prison and when they move.