Children would be safer if he were in Jail till the trial.
Say what we want about criminals in jail, they do have standards and they hate child molesters.
No they don't.
There's plenty of child molesters living happily in jail. They get along just fine.
This explains why the Megan's Law website in your area doesn't show a map of little tombstones where child molesters used to live before they were convicted and sent to prison to meet their deaths as you imagine, but instead currently live after being released from prison.