MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- The Mount Vernon Police Department was one of several around the state that failed to take swift action to update information and photographs for sex offenders, according to LoHud.com.
An audit conducted by the office of Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli reported Mount Vernon and other police departments failed to verify addresses and update pictures for sex offenders, according to the story.
Other departments reviewed included the cities of Rochester and Buffalo, and Broome and Ontario counties.
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