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Addressing Campus Sexual Assault Must Be a Coordinated Effort

Tony West | Posted 07.13.2014 | College
Tony West

We know that a coordinated community response -- one that relies on partnerships with student groups, campus police, community victim services organizations, campus ministries, and school officials -- is what is required to turn the tide on this issue.

Drinking to the State of the Union for Women

Martha Burk | Posted 03.30.2014 | Politics
Martha Burk

For years I played the "drinking game" during the State of the Union speech, but it got so I couldn't make a dent in a single glass of wine when it came to counting the number of times the word "women" was uttered.

When Your Ex Becomes Your Stalker

Beth Morrison | Posted 03.17.2014 | Impact
Beth Morrison

No matter if the relationship ends on good or bad terms it can be difficult to go your own way and move on without that person in your life, but in time, you do. You do. But what if they don't? What if your ex becomes your stalker?

Another Month, Another 50 Women Dead

Martha Burk | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Martha Burk

Before Domestic Violence Awareness Month is over, at least 20 more women, and some of their kids, will be fatally shot by abusers. Cause of death: lack of action in Congress.

You're Famous -- Now Make A Run for It!

Felice Picano | Posted 10.30.2013 | Celebrity
Felice Picano

She picked the boy into her arms and I moved in very close to her as she hurried over to Robertson Blvd. I wondered if I should put an arm around her. And she saw my motion and nodded yes, do it. She looked scared.

David Lohr

Suspect In Missing Teen Case Linked To 2nd Girl's Disappearance | David Lohr | Posted 08.13.2013 | Crime

A 48-year-old man who was charged in connection with the disappearance of Virginia teenager Alexis Murphy, is also a longtime person of interest in th...

Are You Being Stalked Via Cellphone?

Larry Magid | Posted 09.28.2013 | Technology
Larry Magid

If you suspect that someone may be tracking you, examine all the apps on your device to see if there any that you didn't install.

Stalker Asked Victim's Probation Officer To Fix Him Up: Cops

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.18.2013 | Weird News

It's a typical story: Boy meets girl in jail; girl in jail has no interest; boy gets arrested for stalking girl in jail. In the movies, the male le...

WATCH: I Was Relentlessly Stalked By My Ex

Posted 05.03.2013 | Divorce

According to the United States Department of Justice, 3.4 million people over the age of 18 are stalked each year in the United States. And three in f...

The Mobbing of Alyce LaViolette

Janice Harper | Posted 06.12.2013 | Crime
Janice Harper

The only way to reasonably challenge Alyce LaViolette is to keep the critique focused on what she has actually said and done. Dehumanizing and demonizing her does more to dehumanize those who engage in the attacks. I have recently been compelled to confront my own role in her public lynching.

From The Burning Bed to Jodi Arias: The Abuse Defense Gone Wrong

Janice Harper | Posted 06.01.2013 | Crime
Janice Harper

One of the greatest public concerns during the Francine Hughes trial was that if acquitted, the courts would be flooded with murderous women falsely pleading self defense.

Fundamentalist Christians Evangelizing Military Youth on the Taxpayer's Dime

Michael L. (Mikey) Weinstein, Esq. | Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics
Michael L. (Mikey) Weinstein, Esq.

Quentin Tarantino deals in tawdry fiction writ large -- bloody, and outrageous, as is the case with his latest Best Picture Oscar-nominated exploitati...

Police Seek BMW Driver For Attempting To Lure Teen

The Boulder Daily Camera | Joe Rubino | Posted 03.25.2013 | Denver

Boulder police are investigating a report that a man in a newer model silver BMW sedan on Monday evening repeatedly tried to lure a teenage girl into ...

Official Faces Stalking Charges

Valley Morning Star, Harlingen, Texas | Jesse Mendoza | Posted 03.13.2013 | Politics

HARLINGEN -- Police are investigating stalking charges against an official with the U.S. Homeland Security Investigations office in Harlingen, law enf...

Non-Facebook Stalking

Sarah Prager | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Sarah Prager

There are no scars from the domestic violence I endured. I never had a black eye or a bloody lip or bruises to cover up. My girlfriend, "Luciana," had a hold on me in a way that doesn't leave a physical trace. She stalked me.

'Stalked: Someone's Watching': Woman Stalked Over 50 Years

Posted 12.13.2012 | TV

Sherry Meinberg was named by the FBI as the longest-stalked person in America. Her ex-husband, Chuck Grey, was obsessed with her and would not leave h...

Pennsylvania Man Broke Into Ex-Girlfriend's Home, Glued Refrigerator Shut, Police Say

David Lohr | Posted 12.12.2012 | Weird News

A Pennsylvania woman recently made a glue-some discovery inside her apartment, according to state police. The woman, an unidentified resident of Ly...

A Gun, a Girl and a Choice

Wendy Widom | Posted 12.02.2012 | Crime
Wendy Widom

Your mind races back 22 years. You remember the first time you saw him, in the locked psych ward. She is there because you discovered her in bed at 5:40 p.m. She was supposed to pick you up after junior varsity basketball practice. There are two empty Advil bottles by her bed.

'Fifty Shades of Grey': Expanding the Conversation From Sexy to Safety

Peggy Andover, Ph.D. | Posted 11.27.2012 | Crime
Peggy Andover, Ph.D.

What's missing -- in the media, probably in our book clubs and certainly in our conversations with our teenage daughters -- is a discussion of a serious and dangerous aspect of their relationship. We're not talking about BDSM. Our concern is the interaction between the characters outside the bedroom.

Teens, Dating and Obsessive Behavior: A Dangerous Combination

Barbara Greenberg | Posted 09.10.2012 | Parents
Barbara Greenberg

Relationships are supposed to be sources of joy, not sources of anxiety

Mom: Missing Miramar Teen Naketa Leiba Had Stalker

Posted 04.07.2012 | Miami

As volunteers join authorities in the search for a Miramar teenager missing since Wednesday, her mother is wondering if a man who stalked the girl las...

Stalkers Get Treatment Instead Of Incarceration In U.K.

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 12.09.2011 | Healthy Living

The world's first stalking clinic opened in London Thursday. The National Stalking Center will operate out of the Chase Farm Hospital in Enfield, Nort...

Woman Calls Ex Over 1,000 Times, Attacks His House With Sword

Posted 07.09.2013 | Weird News

Windows broken by a sword and tire iron, a banged-up car and eggs splattered on a house -- is it any wonder that this relationship didn't work out? ...

Is High-Tech Stalking On The Rise?

Robin Wilkey | Posted 11.30.2011 | San Francisco

On Wednesday, at a domestic violence conference held by the San Francisco District Attorney's Office, officials announced that high-tech stalking is o...

Boyfriend Turns Out To Be Woman's Mystery Stalker

Posted 11.20.2011 | Crime

A stalker who tormented a British girl for over three-and-a-half years using social media turned out to be the girl's boyfriend. Shane Webber, 22, ...