What is stalking?

  • Stalking refers to harassing or threatening behavior that is engaged in repeatedly.
  • Such harassment can be either physical stalking or cyber stalking.
    • Physical stalking: following someone, appearing at a person’s home or place of business, making harassing phone calls, leaving written messages or objects, or vandalizing one’s property.
    • Cyber stalking involves using the Internet or other electronic means to harass.