Computer crimes, Stalking, Harassment, Cyberstalking
With technological advances and increases in the number of people who can access and use technology, cyberstalking is a crime increasing in prevalence across the United States. The goal of this report is to provide a more clear understanding of the definition of cyberstalking, its prevalence, characteristics of both the victims and offenders of this crime, and the modus operandi of the crime. In addition, potential strategies to prevent cyberstalking will be discussed, including but not limited to changing internet behavior and educating the public about cyberstalking.
Portland State University. Criminology and Criminal Justice Senior Capstone, "Prevention of Cyberstalking: A Review of the Literature" (2012). Criminology and Criminal Justice Senior Capstone Project. 1.