Sheffield, Alabama. Joe Henry Jones is accused of first-degree sex abuse and second-degree sex abuse. He was accused of molesting a 14 year-old girl in 2008, and is charged with doing the same thing. This is only one example recidivism among sex offenders. Some statistics show that 98% of all sex offenders continue offending after arrest, while on probation.
By the time an offender is caught, he has already offended several children, ranging in various degrees.
If you suspect abuse, sexual abuse or neglect, please contact the authorities.
For more info: If you or someone you know in the Huntsville, Alabama area needs help please visit, Family Services Center, 600 St. Claire Ave., Huntsville, AL. phone (256) 551-1610. To report child abuse, sexual abuse or neglect please contact Department of Human Resources (256) 535-4500 , Huntsville Police Department (256) 722-7100. Crisis Services of North Alabama.