Shepherd University

SU Interpersonal Violence
 Resource Center

Stalking

Some Behaviors a Stalker May Exhibit*:

  • Follow you and show up wherever you are Send unwanted gifts, letters, cards, e-mails, or text messages
  • Use social media to contact or track you Contact your friends and/or family to learn your whereabouts or other information
  • Damage your home, car, or other property
  • Monitor your phone calls or computer use
  • Use technology, like hidden cameras or global positioning systems (GPS), to track where you go
  • Drive by or hang out at your home, school, or work
  • Threaten to hurt you, your family, friends, or pets
  • Find out about you by using public records or online search services, hiring investigators, going through your garbage, or contacting friends, family, neighbors, or co-workers
  • Posting information or spreading rumors about you on the Internet, in a public place, or by word of mouth
  • Other actions that control, track, or frighten you

*Information as presented by the National Stalking Resource Center

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