A police force failed to cross-reference almost half the incidents involving a serial stalker who drove his ex-partner to take her own life by bombarding her with abusive voicemails, texts and Facebook messages.
Police could be handed the power to apply for a stalking protection order on behalf of victims under proposed new legislation.
A police officer who created an elaborate fiction to make a woman think she was being monitored and was at risk of harm has been jailed for more than two and a half years.
Stalking and harassment offences are not being investigated by police consistently or effectively, according to a report.
Non-violent stalking can cause lasting psychological damage to victims and should be treated as seriously as domestic abuse by the justice system, new research suggests.
One in nine Scots have been the victim of stalking or harassment in the last year – with almost a fifth of young people affected.
Christine Lampard’s stalker is facing jail after sending the TV presenter “very nasty” tweets.
A woman has been found guilty after trial of stalking a man.
A Dundee man accused of stalking his ex-partner will face trial in April.
A woman has been charged with stalking a man who was convicted of assaulting her.
A man who faces a High Court hearing after repeatedly assaulting a woman has now accused his victim of stalking him.
Two women are to stand trial at Dundee Sheriff Court accused of stalking a man.
A blind stalker let gas leak into his flat for five days before blowing up his block and causing £100,000 worth of damage.
A thug dubbed Spider-Ned was today jailed for stalking his ex on the web.
A court heard of the moment a man stalked his ex-partner while he was in prison for domestic offences towards her.
A new form which enables stalking victims to report the crime online has been launched.
A Dundee man has admitted stalking four women.
A stalker who snuck into a woman’s home and filmed himself sniffing her bra has been sentenced to three years behind bars.
A STALKER bombarded a student with Facebook messages for four years and made threats that his victim would “get hurt”.