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The Marysville Police Department will be holding a public notification meeting to release information regarding a Level III Sex Offender

 

October 28, 2011

The Marysville Police Department will be holding a public notification meeting to release information regarding a Level III Sex Offender residing within the city limits of Marysville. Paul D. Harell has registered as a Sex Offender with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, and will be residing in the 4900 block of 61st Street NE ., Marysville. Harell is a 39 year old white male who is approximately 6-00 and 190 pounds. He has brown hair and blue colored eyes.

The public meeting will be held Thursday, November 03, 2011 beginning at 7:00 p.m ., and will be held on the second floor of the Marysville Public Safety Building located at 1635 Grove St ., in the Police Training Room.

According to official documents Harell was found guilty by Alford Plea in 1994 of Rape in the 1st Degree, and two counts of Rape in the 2nd Degree. These convictions were the result of Harell sexually assaulting three different adult female victims. All three victims were unknown to Harell at the time of the sexual assault. In each case Harell entered into the victim’s residence while the victim was asleep and threatened them with physical harm. In each case Harell used a knife or other sharp item as a weapon during the assaults. During the assaults Harell also used a mask to conceal his identity.

Harell had been incarcerated in the Washington State Special Commitment Center where in 2011 he stipulated to the court that he is a sexually violent predator. He will be residing in a Sex Offender transition house.

Harell has served the sentence imposed on him by the courts and is not currently wanted by the police. He is currently under supervision with the Washington State Department of Corrections; Marysville Field Office.

This notification is not intended to increase fear; rather, it is our belief that an informed public is a safer public. Level III Sex Offenders are those offenders whose risk assessments indicate a High risk of re-offense within the community at large.


The Marysville Police Department will be holding a public notification meeting to release information regarding a Level III Sex Offender residing within the city limits of Marysville. Robert Stanley David Bergen has registered as a Sex Offender with the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, and will be residing in the 4900 block of 61st Street NE ., Marysville. Bergen is a 85 year old white male who is approximately 5-06 and 174 pounds. He has gray hair and blue colored eyes.

The public meeting will be held Thursday, November 03, 2011 beginning at 7:00 p.m ., and will be held on the second floor of the Marysville Public Safety Building located at 1635 Grove St ., in the Police Training Room.

According to official documents Bergen has convictions for sex offenses dating back to 1947. He has been convicted for the crimes of Indecent Liberties (1947, 9 year old female victim, 1951, 7 year old female victim, 1974, 13 year old male victim), Assault 2nd Degree and Communication With a Minor For Immoral Purposes (1974, 14 year old male victim), Attempted Communication With a Minor For Immoral Purposes (1957, 9 and 10 year old female victims), and his most recent conviction in 1997 for Communication With a Minor For Immoral Purposes in which Bergen attempted to have oral sex with a 13 year old male victim. Bergen served 60 months in prison for this crime. In all cases the victims were not known to Bergen.

Bergen completed the Sex Offender treatment program in 2010 while incarcerated at the Washington State Special Commitment Center.

This notification is not intended to increase fear; rather, it is our belief that an informed public is a safer public. Level III Sex Offenders are those offenders whose risk assessments indicate a High risk of re-offense within the community at large.

 

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