In the interest of public safety, the Saint John Police Force is issuing a warning about Roger Ernest Joseph Roberge, 62, who was recently released from the Atlantic Institute in Renous, New Brunswick after completing a 12 year and 30 day sentence for forcible confinement and sexual assault in 2001.
Roberge is a convicted violent sex offender. The Saint John Police Force considers Roberge to be a high risk to re-offend sexually and violently against females and other vulnerable persons. Roberge will be residing in the Saint John area and will be monitored by the Family Protection Unit of the Saint John Police Force.
The Saint John Police Force is issuing this information and warning after careful deliberation of all related issues, including privacy concerns, in the belief that it is clearly in the public interest to inform the members of the community.
6’1”, 241 lbs.
Brown hair, Brown eyes
Visible (facial) Tattoos
Members of the public are advised that the intent of this process is to enable citizens to take suitable precautionary measures. Members of the public should not embark on any form of vigilante action.
This information is released under the authority of the Right to Information and Protection of Privacy Act, SNB 2009, c R-10.6
Sgt Jay Henderson 648-3271