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Now Available: Stalking Response Tips
Developed in partnership with the Office on Violence Against Women, U.S. Department of Justice, this series presents advocates, criminal justice professionals, and victims with specific tips and information on responding to stalking.
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Practitioner Perspective Series
We interviewed Nancy Halverson, of the Hennepin County Department of Community Corrections and Rehabilitation.
Now Available: The Use of Technology to Stalk and the Workplace
Today many people spend a substantial amount of time at work, and use work provided computers, smartphones and internet access to conduct personal matters. When
employees engage in harassing or threatening behavior or stalking on work time with work
resources, it becomes an employer’s business.
Brief of Amicus Curiae National Center for Victims of Crime in Support of Respondent United States
The National Center for Victims of Crime has filed a “Friend of the Court” brief in the Elonis v. United States case which addresses the question of whether an author of an online threat has to intend it as a threat. You can read our submission below.
October 2, 2014
There is very little Stalker get's right about stalking. This show only makes our work more difficult by framing stalking as entertainment. In glorifying and normalizing a serious crime, the program demonstrates extremely poor judgment disrespecting the 7.5 million individuals who are victims of stalking each year in the U.S.
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September 5, 2014
Last month, the CDC released “Prevalence and Characteristics of Sexual Violence, Stalking, and Intimate Partner Violence Victimization — National Intimate Partner and Sexual Violence Survey, United States, 2011." The report examines sexual violence, stalking, and intimate partner violence victimization using data collected between January and December 2011. This report is the long anticipated follow-up to the report on the 2010 data which was published in 2011.
More Stalking in the News
This 15-minute video is designed to enhance awareness among professionals working with stalking victims of how stalkers use a vast array of technologies today.
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