Category Archive: Stalking

Jan 15 2014

Stalking Awareness Month inspires campus events

By Samantha Rhodes Stalking is a serious issue — one that affects 6.6 million people in the United States in one year. Because January is National Stalking Awareness Month, the University of Toledo’s Sexual Assault Education and Prevention Program (SAEPP), part of the UT Counseling Center, aims to raise campus-wide awareness about stalking-related matters and …

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Jan 09 2012

Using Smartphones to Document Stalking

By Aimee Burnett, KMVT.com January is National Stalker Awareness Month. More than 26 million adults are stalked every year in the U.S. “There’s people being stalked that don’t even realize it’s happening to them,” said Pam Harris, Mini-Cassia Shelter. 1 in 6 women have experienced stalking at one point in their lifetime and about 1 …

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Dec 15 2011

AU: Every move you make

By Ian Munro, The Age He was a spurned lover who hired a helicopter to trail his former partner. Another bought so much surveillance equipment – high-powered cameras, vehicle-tracking devices and microphones – to stalk his ex-wife that he finally went into business as a private detective. For 42 years a woman harassed a doctor …

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Dec 31 2010

New scheme to protect Glasgow NHS staff from stalkers

from BBC News Scotland’s biggest health board has become the first in Scotland to develop a zero tolerance policy on stalking. NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde (GGC), which has 44,000 employees, created the policy after incidents where staff faced “unwanted and intrusive contact”. In some cases staff were followed, secretly photographed and harassed. The policy …

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Jul 12 2010

New Protections for VA Victims of Stalking, Family Abuse

Press Release from Public News Service Of the 14 new public safety laws that have taken effect in Virginia this month, one will provide extended protections to victims of domestic violence and stalking. Susheela Varky, an attorney with the Virginia Poverty Law Center, says the new law will make gaining protection much easier for victims …

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