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Archives for January 2014

How much did you learn ab

How much did you learn about stalking this month? Take the quiz and find out! http://t.co/ETRtwZUKCT

Stalking – It’s not a

Stalking – It’s not a joke. It’s not romantic. It’s not ok. Stop stalking. It’s a crime.

This is the story of Pegg

This is the story of Peggy Klinke and her stalking experience. Unfortunately, Peggy lost her life to her stalker. http://t.co/JDhyR687Ba

Prevalence of anxiety, in

Prevalence of anxiety, insomnia, social dysfunction & severe depression is much higher among stalking victims than the general population.

Intimate partner stalkers

Intimate partner stalkers frequently approach their targets, and their behaviors escalate quickly.

66% of female victims and

66% of female victims and 41% of male victims of stalking are stalked by a current or former intimate partner.

As technology progresses,

As technology progresses, stalking is made even easier. Do a Google search with the terms “track girlfriend” & see how many results come up.

Stalkers often access inf

Stalkers often access information about their victims online. Do you know what information is available online about you?

89% of female homicide vi

89% of female homicide victims who had been physically assaulted had also been stalked in the 12 months before their murder.

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Just drop off your donated items to the Humane Society of South Mississippi in either of its thrift store locations (Gulfport or Ocean Springs) and let them know you're donating on behalf of the Women's Center. They will then provide us with vouchers our clients can then use to purchase clothing or household items for their family!

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