Stalking is when a person willfully, maliciously, and repeatedly follows, harasses or cyberstalks another person.
Stalking may be in the form of:
- Electronic Communication
- Or any other physical or verbal conduct that serves no legitimate purpose.
Stalking may be classified as aggravated and punishable as a 3rd degree felony, if:
- After a court ordered injunction is in effect a respondent stalks the petitioner.
- The alleged stalking was committed against a minor under 16 years of age.
- The alleged stalking threat places the person in reasonable fear of death or bodily injury.
The alleged stalking threat places the person in reasonable fear of death or bodily injury.