A sex offender considered highly likely to reoffend is living in Benton County.
Joseph Reed Chiles, 28, has told police he doesn't have a permanent address but is living in Benton County.
Chiles is 5-foot-10, 175 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.
He was convicted of three counts of capital sexual battery by an adult of a child under 12 in 2002 and 2004 in Clay County, Fla., and failing to register as a sex offender in 2009 in Alachua County, Fla.
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Chiles is classified as a Level 3 sex offender. He is not wanted by police, but is required to tell them where he is living.
Information about Chiles and other registered sex offenders in Benton County can be accessed online at co.benton.wa.us . Go to "all departments," click on "sheriff's office," then click on the link for sex offender information.
Kennewick police also have a meeting each month to provide information about registered sex offenders and share information about how residents can keep their families safe.
The meetings are at 6 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month at the police station, 211 W. Sixth Ave., Kennewick.