The Executive Office of Public Safety and Security is committed to doing all we can to keep the people of Massachusetts informed about critical public safety issues.
Sex Offender Registry Board (SORB)
The Sex Offender Registry Board is the state agency responsible for keeping a database of convicted sex offenders. To obtain more information on Level 2 and 3 offenders in a geographical area (County, City or Postal code), use the SORB website
Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency
The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) is the state agency with primary responsibility for ensuring the state’s resilience to disasters. MEMA’s staff is committed to an all hazards approach to emergency management. MEMA ensures the Commonwealth’s ability to rapidly recover from large and small disasters by assessing and mitigating hazards, enhancing preparedness, ensuring effective response, and building the capacity to recover
The Massachusetts Parole Board is an agency authorized to grant paroles, supervise the parolee, and make recommendations to the Governor in regard to pardons and commutations. The seven members of the Parole Board are appointed by the Governor for five year terms.