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# Stalking

This month
May 2024
Man arrested on suspicion of stalking Fianna Fáil Senator Lisa Chambers
Last year
2023
Stalking is now a standalone offence and is punishable by up to 10 years in prison
Legislative changes to allow civil orders restraining stalking to be made on an urgent basis
Less than half of stalking victims report incidents to Gardaí
Opinion: As Valentine's Day approaches, spot the romanticisation of stalking in popular culture
Dr Caroline West
Jailed paramilitaries using associates to stalk former partners, MPs hear
All time
Stalking and non-fatal strangulation to become standalone criminal offences in Ireland
Stalking is not a specific crime and victims say 'harassment' does not cover it
Opinion: New laws to ban 'upskirting' and 'revenge porn' are welcome but stalking should also be defined as a crime
Catherine O'Sullivan
Woman in the UK jailed for stalking ex-boyfriend, leading him to move country
Masked man had knife, rope and ammunition when arrested at Taylor Swift's home, police say
Murder victim was stalked by her ex-boyfriend before being stabbed 75 times in Kent carpark
11 questions we still have about The Fame Game on RTÉ
Ballymun shooting: Killers waited for an hour in car for intended target to arrive
Man who falsely accused neighbours of paedophilia handed 20-year restraining order
Revenge porn perpetrators to be jailed under new laws
Assault and burglary account for nearly half the calls received by the Crime Victims Helpline in 2015
The 12 stages of creeping on Facebook
Twitter-stalking just got more dangerous, thanks to the new homepage
Man jailed over Twitter threats to rape British MP
“Massive error in judgement”: Mirror editor apologises for Ní Bheoláin dog-walk pics
'Boyfriend Tracker' app removed from Google Play
Column: Facebook creeping is one thing, but is the ‘Who’s Ur Wan’ page a step too far?
Aoife O'Connor
Victims of stalking and domestic violence to get EU-wide protection
Raped, beaten, stalked: One woman’s struggle with ongoing domestic abuse
Amy Croffey
Young Irish women 'vulnerable to stalking and online abuse'
Technology increasingly used by abusive partners to monitor women
Apple defends iPhone's location log as 'improvement effort'
Facebook ‘breakup notifier’ lets you know when friends go single
Is Facebook going to help you stalk your friends?