Comments for: Judge reaffirms Union sex offender’s sentence

Posted Feb. 28, 2012, at 7:21 p.m.

ROCKLAND | A 25-year-old Union man will be on supervised release for up to 30 years after he is released from prison in about seven years. Justice Jeffrey Hjelm reaffirmed the sentence imposed nearly two years ago on Benjamin S. Cook, who was convicted of 13 counts of sexually …

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  • Well “assessments done on Cook showed he presented a low to moderate risk of committing more offenses” — they need a new assessment instrument, should keep this predator in jail.   Supervised release is a joke. Kids will be in danger anywhere he goes.

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