Category - teen
your teen stays away from places, people, or activities even distantly associated with the stalker. They could also become very suspicious of others and have trouble trusting them. Your teen becomes uneasy or triggered when they check mail, their email, or their phone. Now you know about the type of stalkers and the characteristics of their behavior. Use this knowledge to make sure your teen is not engaging in stalking behavior. a gainesville man accused of following a 15-year-old girl at a park and making lewd comments to her on multiple occasions was arrested tuesday. us teen accused of deadly cyber-stalking campaign sarah coble news writer a man from new york city has been charged with waging a grim cyber-stalking campaign against a. Stalking affects millions of women and men in the united states. Stalking occurs when someone repeatedly harasses or threatens someone else, causing fear or safety concerns. Most often, stalking occurs by someone the victim knows or with whom they had an intimate relationship. teens & stalking-like behaviors the who and how of stalking among teens. Stalking is a widely recognized public health concern, yet little information is available about stalking behaviors among teenage victims. The teen years are a formative period during which boundaries are tested and guidelines of acceptable emotional and sexual behavior are established. A lot of kids are being stalked, said dennis reidy, a behavioral scientist with the u. Centers for disease control and preventions division of violence prevention. He is lead author of the study reporting the survey findings. A teen girl is stalked and harassed by a perverted man ten years older than she is, but despite help from her family, theres little the police can do to get rid of him. Director corey allen stars shanna reed, john martin, luanne ponce, tom kurlander.