Stalking: Facts & Resources
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Stalking is a serious problem, and entails a deliberate pattern of threatening or annoying behaviour in the form of following you, threats, phone calls, letters, emails, sending "gifts" ("nice" gifts like flowers, or macabre items like dismembered animal parts), driving by your home, approaching you or your property, or surveillance - watching you, or tapping your phone.

A few facts: Common causes of stalking are: If you have been stalked, or are being stalked: You deserve to be safe from stalkng. There is help for you. Please click here to browse helpful links about stalking, cyberstalking and harassment, and don't be afraid to ask for support on Pandora's Aquarium.

Source acknowledgment: Melita Schaum and Karen Parrish, Stalked: Breaking the Silence on the Crime of Stalking in America, Pocket Books, New York, 1995.

**** This is not to be construed as legal advice, but practical advice from other survivors. Please consult an attorney with legal questions regarding stalking ****