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JAMM AQUINO / JAQUINO@STARADVERTISER.COM CTY - Krista-lyn Stephenson is photographed on Friday, Oct. 19, 2012 at Nanakuli Beach Park in Nanakuli. Stephenson, 17, was sexually assaulted from the age of 9 to 15. Taking walks and spending time at Nanakuli Beach Park helps keep her mind off of her ordeals from the past. Her offender is on the registry. She says having a public registry for sex offenders makes her feel safer and exposes sex offenders to others in the community. (The Honolulu Star-Advertiser/Jamm Aquino).