NEWS RELEASE #: 16-122
The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office is advising the public that Thomas James Aitken, DOB 11/10/77, has registered as a Sexual Offender living in Sarasota County.
Aitken was convicted of Attempted Criminal Sexual Conduct in 1998 in Michigan and sentenced to 30 days in jail. He just moved to Sarasota County and reports his new address is 3497 Ulman Avenue in North Port. Aitken is not on probation and according to state law, residency restrictions do not apply to out-of-state offenders convicted prior to May 26, 2010.
This information is posted on the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office web site, agency Facebook page and Twitter account to publicly notify citizens of sex offenders and predators who register a Sarasota County address for the first time, when moving into the county or following release from prison. Citizens should still sign up to receive notifications from FDLE of sex offender and predator registrations.