Eric Hopkins, 49, is a level 3 sex offender, newly registered in Brookline, MA.
Pursuant to Massachusetts General Law, individuals classified as Level 3 Sex Offenders by the Sex Offender Registry Board are determined to be high risk to reoffend. That degree of dangerousness posed to the public is such that a substantial public safety interest is served by active community notification.
WARNING: Sex offender registration information shall not be used to commit a crime against an offender or engage in illegal discrimination or harassment of an offender. Any person who uses sex offender registration information for such purpose shall be punished by not more than two and one-half (2 ½) years in a house of correction or by fine of not more than $1,000.00 or both. M.G.L. c. 6, § 178N.
WARNING: Any person who uses sex offender registration information to threaten to commit a crime may be punished by a fine of not more than $100.00 or by imprisonment for not more than six months. M.G.L. c.275, § 4.
This individual is NOT WANTED BY THE POLICE.
If citizens have any questions regarding Mr. Hopkins, please contact Sgt. Chris Malinn at 617-730-2240 or visit the Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry Board website here.