Halifax Regional Police has issued a warning regarding the release of 46-year-old Jamie Alan Goreham, who police say is a convicted, high-risk sex offender.

He was recently released from Dorchester Penitentiary after completing his sentence for sexual assault and other offences that date back to 1991. Police say that he is at high risk of re-offending and that many of his victims were girls under the age of 14.