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New Nursing Home Concern is Unregistered Sex Offenders

In the last year, Chicagoans have learned that senior citizens are living in nursing homes that are understaffed and occupied by sex offenders. A new Chicago Tribune report shows that there are many unregistered sex offenders living at the Illinois nursing homes as well. Less than 33 percent of Illinois’ nearly 200 sex offenders in the state’s nursing homes have registered the sex offenders on the online registry. A Chicago Reporter analysis shows that there is a disproportionate amount of offenders live in homes where the majority of the residents are black. To read more about the problems in Chicago nursing homes, please click the link.