Sex offenders kicked off gaming platforms

New York's attorney general has booted thousands of sex offenders off online gaming platforms as part of a drive to protect children from online predators.

Games companies agree to close sex offenders' accounts

Seven video game companies have agreed to close the accounts of more than 3,500 registered sex offenders in New York State.

Sex offenders left unmonitored as tagging system goes down

Around 16,000 sex offenders and prisoners on parole were left unmonitored for 12 hours last week, as a crucial database hit its limits.